Luna‑Candol, Municipality of Gubat, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityGubat
Postal code4710
Population (2015)2,356
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9223, 124.1197

Luna‑Candol, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Gubat, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,356. This represented 3.96% of the total population of Gubat.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Luna-Candol is 15 to 19, with 273 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 32 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4154
5 to 9242
10 to 14270
15 to 19273
20 to 24188
25 to 29145
30 to 34110
35 to 39146
40 to 44115
45 to 49135
50 to 54131
55 to 59109
60 to 6487
65 to 6978
70 to 7449
75 to 7932
80 and over54
Total2,356

Historical population

The population of Luna-Candol grew from 2,024 in 1990 to 2,356 in 2015, an increase of 332 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.68%, or a decrease of 361 people, from the previous population of 2,717 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,024
2,2972.40%
2,5832.55%
2,8051.14%
2,717-1.15%
2,356-2.68%

Location

Luna‑Candol is situated at approximately 12.9223, 124.1197, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.0 meters or 23.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Luna‑Candol 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.