Lahong Proper, Municipality of Baleno, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBaleno
Postal code5413
Population (2015)1,370
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.4979, 123.4604

Lahong Proper is a barangay in the municipality of Baleno, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,370. This represented 5.25% of the total population of Baleno.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lahong Proper is 5 to 9, with 175 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4154
5 to 9175
10 to 14174
15 to 19174
20 to 24118
25 to 2979
30 to 3478
35 to 3967
40 to 4463
45 to 4957
50 to 5454
55 to 5940
60 to 6427
65 to 6927
70 to 7420
75 to 7917
80 and over13
Total1,370

Historical population

The population of Lahong Proper grew from 649 in 1990 to 1,370 in 2015, an increase of 721 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.39%, or an increase of 277 people, from the previous population of 1,093 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
649
7332.31%
7440.32%
9102.82%
1,0936.90%
1,3704.39%

Location

Lahong Proper is situated at approximately 12.4979, 123.4604, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.5 meters or 113.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lahong Proper 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.