Lajong, Municipality of Juban, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityJuban
Postal code4703
Population (2015)1,837
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8222, 123.9479

Lajong is a barangay in the municipality of Juban, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,837. This represented 5.68% of the total population of Juban.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lajong is 5 to 9, with 239 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 168
1 to 4221
5 to 9239
10 to 14229
15 to 19192
20 to 24152
25 to 29115
30 to 34107
35 to 3993
40 to 4495
45 to 4987
50 to 5479
55 to 5958
60 to 6432
65 to 6920
70 to 7420
75 to 7913
80 and over17
Total1,837

Historical population

The population of Lajong grew from 1,251 in 1990 to 1,837 in 2015, an increase of 586 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.80%, or an increase of 75 people, from the previous population of 1,762 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,251
1,4572.90%
1,8425.16%
1,8460.03%
1,762-1.68%
1,8370.80%

Location

Lajong is situated at approximately 12.8222, 123.9479, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 77.1 meters or 252.9 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.