Bituan, Municipality of Tulunan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityTulunan
Postal code9403
Population (2015)748
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.8689, 124.9834

Bituan is a barangay in the municipality of Tulunan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 748. This represented 1.32% of the total population of Tulunan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Bituan are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 15 to 19, with 89 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 478
5 to 989
10 to 1484
15 to 1989
20 to 2469
25 to 2956
30 to 3441
35 to 3933
40 to 4432
45 to 4950
50 to 5433
55 to 5925
60 to 6415
65 to 6910
70 to 748
75 to 7911
80 and over7
Total748

Historical population

The population of Bituan grew from 298 in 1990 to 748 in 2015, an increase of 450 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.70%, or an increase of 27 people, from the previous population of 721 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
298
4658.69%
5142.17%
473-1.14%
72116.58%
7480.70%

Location

Bituan is situated at approximately 6.8689, 124.9834, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 65.2 meters or 213.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bituan 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.