Laon, Municipality of Abucay, Province of Bataan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBataan
MunicipalityAbucay
Postal code2114
Population (2015)2,303
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.7238, 120.4801

Laon, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Abucay, in the province of Bataan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,303. This represented 5.77% of the total population of Abucay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Laon is 10 to 14, with 215 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4185
5 to 9209
10 to 14215
15 to 19208
20 to 24211
25 to 29174
30 to 34165
35 to 39201
40 to 44151
45 to 49124
50 to 54107
55 to 59112
60 to 6487
65 to 6968
70 to 7417
75 to 7920
80 and over14
Total2,303

Historical population

The population of Laon grew from 1,529 in 1990 to 2,303 in 2015, an increase of 774 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.49%, or an increase of 58 people, from the previous population of 2,245 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,529
1,6561.51%
1,8512.42%
2,1181.88%
2,2452.14%
2,3030.49%

Location

Laon is situated at approximately 14.7238, 120.4801, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 197.5 meters or 648.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Laon 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.