Lugus, Sulu

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Lugus
Municipality
Map of Sulu with Lugus highlighted
Map of Sulu with Lugus highlighted
Lugus is located in Philippines
Lugus
Lugus
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 05°42′N 120°49′E / 5.700°N 120.817°E / 5.700; 120.817Coordinates: 05°42′N 120°49′E / 5.700°N 120.817°E / 5.700; 120.817
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Sulu
District 2nd district of Sulu
Barangays 17
Government[1]
 • Mayor Hj. Hadar M. Hajiri
Area
 • Total 133.04 km2 (51.37 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 21,897
 • Density 160/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7411
IDD:area code +63 (0)68
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 156617000
Electorate 13,213 voters as of 2016
Website www.lugus.gov.ph

Lugus is a fifth class municipality in the province of Sulu, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 21,897 people.[2]

Barangays[edit]

Lugus is politically subdivided into 17 barangays.

  • Alu Bus-Bus
  • Alu-Duyong
  • Bas Lugus
  • Gapas Rugasan
  • Gapas Tubig Tuwak
  • Huwit-huwit Bas Nonok
  • Huwit-huwit Proper
  • Kutah Parang
  • Laha
  • Larap
  • Lugus Proper
  • Mangkallay
  • Mantan
  • Pait
  • Parian Kayawan
  • Sibul
  • Tingkangan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Lugus
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 14,907 —    
1995 16,330 +1.72%
2000 18,839 +3.11%
2007 21,650 +1.94%
2010 19,839 −3.13%
2015 21,897 +1.90%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][3][4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  5. ^ "Province of Sulu". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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