Lajong, Municipality of Bulan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulan
Postal code4706
Population (2015)3,166
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.6710, 123.9033

Lajong is a barangay in the municipality of Bulan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,166. This represented 3.16% of the total population of Bulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lajong is 10 to 14, with 416 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4269
5 to 9370
10 to 14416
15 to 19368
20 to 24257
25 to 29210
30 to 34192
35 to 39201
40 to 44180
45 to 49144
50 to 54148
55 to 59122
60 to 6492
65 to 6956
70 to 7441
75 to 7919
80 and over25
Total3,166

Historical population

The population of Lajong grew from 1,222 in 1990 to 3,166 in 2015, an increase of 1,944 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.22%, or an increase of 345 people, from the previous population of 2,821 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,222
1,4333.03%
2,1118.66%
2,4472.06%
2,8215.31%
3,1662.22%

Location

Lajong is situated at approximately 12.6710, 123.9033, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.0 meters or 29.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lajong 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.