Kanluran, Municipality of Looc, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA Region
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
MunicipalityLooc
Postal code5111
Population (2020)468
Philippine major island(s)Lubang
Coordinates13.7223, 120.2488 (13° 43' North, 120° 15' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.5 meters (27.9 feet)

Kanluran, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Looc, in the province of Occidental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 468. This represented 6.00% of the total population of Looc.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Kanluran in the 2015 Census was 615 broken down into 150 households or an average of 4.10 members per household.

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Number of households in Kanluran (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
434964.52
5791164.99
5221244.21
6751554.35
5671274.46
6151504.10

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kanluran is 10 to 14, with 75 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

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Population of Kanluran by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 191.46%
1 to 4416.67%
5 to 9558.94%
10 to 147512.20%
15 to 196210.08%
20 to 24436.99%
25 to 29365.85%
30 to 34264.23%
35 to 39365.85%
40 to 44447.15%
45 to 49223.58%
50 to 54355.69%
55 to 59416.67%
60 to 64284.55%
65 to 69223.58%
70 to 74182.93%
75 to 7981.30%
80 and over142.28%
Total615100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 48.26
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 16.62
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 64.88
  • Median Age: 28.13

Historical population

The population of Kanluran grew from 434 in 1990 to 468 in 2020, an increase of 34 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 5.59%, or a decrease of 147 people, from the previous population of 615 in 2015.

Population of Kanluran (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
434
5795.55%
522-2.20%
6753.61%
567-6.15%
6151.56%
468-5.59%

Location

Kanluran is situated at approximately 13.7223, 120.2488, in the island of Lubang. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.5 meters or 27.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kanluran shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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