Ligaya, Municipality of Sablayan, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
MunicipalitySablayan
Postal code5104
Population (2015)7,648
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Coordinates12.7361, 121.0976

Ligaya is a barangay in the municipality of Sablayan, in the province of Occidental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,648. This represented 9.20% of the total population of Sablayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ligaya is 10 to 14, with 1,050 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 45 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1202
1 to 4761
5 to 91,018
10 to 141,050
15 to 19870
20 to 24593
25 to 29513
30 to 34511
35 to 39418
40 to 44413
45 to 49310
50 to 54276
55 to 59216
60 to 64188
65 to 69137
70 to 7475
75 to 7945
80 and over52
Total7,648

Historical population

The population of Ligaya grew from 4,911 in 1990 to 7,648 in 2015, an increase of 2,737 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.34%, or an increase of 1,213 people, from the previous population of 6,435 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,911
6,6475.83%
7,2241.80%
6,540-1.36%
6,435-0.59%
7,6483.34%

Location

Ligaya is situated at approximately 12.7361, 121.0976, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 291.1 meters or 955.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ligaya 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.