Taganak Poblacion, Municipality of Turtle Islands, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityTurtle Islands
Postal code7507
Population (2015)3,376
Coordinates6.0740, 118.3139

Taganak Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Turtle Islands, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,376. This represented 71.42% of the total population of Turtle Islands.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taganak Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 472 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 182
1 to 4393
5 to 9472
10 to 14400
15 to 19360
20 to 24302
25 to 29303
30 to 34241
35 to 39178
40 to 44173
45 to 49125
50 to 54129
55 to 5975
60 to 6460
65 to 6930
70 to 7421
75 to 7912
80 and over20
Total3,376

Historical population

The population of Taganak Poblacion grew from 1,426 in 1990 to 3,376 in 2015, an increase of 1,950 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.46%, or an increase of 946 people, from the previous population of 2,430 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,426
1,5862.01%
2,2748.03%
4,0528.29%
2,430-16.98%
3,3766.46%

Location

Taganak Poblacion is situated at approximately 6.0740, 118.3139. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.1 meters or 26.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taganak Poblacion 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.