Patikul, Sulu

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Patikul
Municipality
Map of Sulu with Patikul highlighted
Map of Sulu with Patikul highlighted
Patikul is located in Philippines
Patikul
Patikul
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°04′N 121°06′E / 6.067°N 121.100°E / 6.067; 121.100Coordinates: 06°04′N 121°06′E / 6.067°N 121.100°E / 6.067; 121.100
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Sulu
District 1st district of Sulu
Barangays 30
Government[1]
 • Mayor Kabir Hayudini
Area
 • Total 330.04 km2 (127.43 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 62,287
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7401
IDD:area code +63 (0)68
Income class 3rd municipal income class
PSGC 156611000
Electorate 29,047 voters as of 2016

Patikul is a third class municipality in the province of Sulu, Philippines. 2015 census, it has a population of 62,287. According to the people.[2]. The municipality is known for being a stronghold of the Abu Sayyaf insurgent group.

Barangays[edit]

Patikul is politically subdivided into 30 barangays.

  • Anuling
  • Bakong
  • Bangkal
  • Bonbon
  • Buhanginan (Darayan)
  • Bungkaung
  • Danag
  • Gandasuli
  • Igasan
  • Kabbon Takas
  • Kadday Mampallam
  • Kan Ague
  • Kaunayan
  • Langhub
  • Latih
  • Liang
  • Maligay
  • Mauboh
  • Pangdanon
  • Panglayahan
  • Pansul
  • Patikul Higad
  • Sandah
  • Taglibi (Pob.)
  • Tandu-Bagua
  • Tanum
  • Taung
  • Timpok
  • Tugas
  • Umangay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Patikul
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1918 14,594 —    
1939 17,469 +0.86%
1948 16,353 −0.73%
1960 20,912 +2.07%
1970 22,577 +0.77%
1975 12,187 −11.63%
1980 26,208 +16.54%
1990 30,455 +1.51%
1995 30,699 +0.15%
2000 34,396 +2.47%
2007 56,805 +7.16%
2010 42,036 −10.38%
2015 62,287 +7.77%
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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