Bengkol, Municipality of South Ubian, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalitySouth Ubian
Postal code7504
Population (2015)756
Coordinates5.2115, 120.5914

Bengkol is a barangay in the municipality of South Ubian, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 756. This represented 2.91% of the total population of South Ubian.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bengkol is 15 to 19, with 102 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 455
5 to 969
10 to 1486
15 to 19102
20 to 2487
25 to 2957
30 to 3453
35 to 3957
40 to 4420
45 to 4934
50 to 5440
55 to 5923
60 to 6418
65 to 6914
70 to 7420
75 to 7912
80 and over4
Total756

Historical population

The population of Bengkol grew from 635 in 1990 to 756 in 2015, an increase of 121 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.54%, or a decrease of 64 people, from the previous population of 820 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
635
6851.43%
8023.44%
9001.60%
820-3.33%
756-1.54%

Location

Bengkol is situated at approximately 5.2115, 120.5914. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.8 meters or 35.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bengkol shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.