Karkum, Municipality of Sapad, Province of Lanao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
MunicipalitySapad
Postal code9213
Population (2015)1,093
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8329, 123.8500

Karkum is a barangay in the municipality of Sapad, in the province of Lanao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,093. This represented 5.13% of the total population of Sapad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Karkum is 10 to 14, with 199 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 60 to 64, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 4106
5 to 9190
10 to 14199
15 to 19127
20 to 2491
25 to 2951
30 to 3471
35 to 3960
40 to 4452
45 to 4963
50 to 5420
55 to 5921
60 to 643
65 to 696
70 to 745
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total1,093

Historical population

The population of Karkum grew from 561 in 1990 to 1,093 in 2015, an increase of 532 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.10%, or an increase of 113 people, from the previous population of 980 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
561
506-1.91%
5411.44%
7584.76%
9809.80%
1,0932.10%

Location

Karkum is situated at approximately 7.8329, 123.8500, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 41.2 meters or 135.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Karkum 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.