Ligaya, Municipality of Gabaldon, Province of Nueva Ecija

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceNueva Ecija
MunicipalityGabaldon
Postal code3131
Population (2015)5,788
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates15.5087, 121.2985

Ligaya is a barangay in the municipality of Gabaldon, in the province of Nueva Ecija. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,788. This represented 16.36% of the total population of Gabaldon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ligaya is 10 to 14, with 721 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1130
1 to 4566
5 to 9670
10 to 14721
15 to 19526
20 to 24464
25 to 29407
30 to 34419
35 to 39407
40 to 44352
45 to 49295
50 to 54249
55 to 59169
60 to 64174
65 to 6994
70 to 7459
75 to 7950
80 and over36
Total5,788

Historical population

The population of Ligaya grew from 3,497 in 1990 to 5,788 in 2015, an increase of 2,291 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.85%, or an increase of 532 people, from the previous population of 5,256 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,497
4,3834.32%
4,6771.40%
4,7720.28%
5,2563.58%
5,7881.85%

Location

Ligaya is situated at approximately 15.5087, 121.2985, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 126.7 meters or 415.7 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.