Buto, Municipality of Tampakan, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalityTampakan
Postal code9507
Population (2015)1,763
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.4571, 124.9721

Buto is a barangay in the municipality of Tampakan, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,763. This represented 4.46% of the total population of Tampakan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buto is 5 to 9, with 203 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4189
5 to 9203
10 to 14152
15 to 19142
20 to 24173
25 to 29133
30 to 34117
35 to 39112
40 to 44100
45 to 4989
50 to 5470
55 to 5981
60 to 6467
65 to 6945
70 to 7421
75 to 7910
80 and over14
Total1,763

Historical population

The population of Buto grew from 1,369 in 1990 to 1,763 in 2015, an increase of 394 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.27%, or an increase of 25 people, from the previous population of 1,738 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,369
1,5021.75%
1,7523.36%
1,704-0.38%
1,7380.72%
1,7630.27%

Location

Buto is situated at approximately 6.4571, 124.9721, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 224.7 meters or 737.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buto 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.