Larap, Municipality of Lugus, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityLugus
Postal code7411
Population (2015)544
Philippine major island(s)Lugus
Coordinates5.7022, 120.8446

Larap is a barangay in the municipality of Lugus, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 544. This represented 2.48% of the total population of Lugus.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Larap is 1 to 4, with 75 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 475
5 to 957
10 to 1440
15 to 1953
20 to 2435
25 to 2939
30 to 3434
35 to 3960
40 to 4441
45 to 4938
50 to 5426
55 to 5915
60 to 645
65 to 695
70 to 742
75 to 795
80 and over
Total544

Historical population

The population of Larap fell from 558 in 1990 to 544 in 2015, a decrease of 14 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.70%, or an increase of 46 people, from the previous population of 498 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
558
6522.96%
6650.42%
526-3.18%
498-1.97%
5441.70%

Location

Larap is situated at approximately 5.7022, 120.8446, in the island of Lugus. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 61.2 meters or 200.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Larap 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.