Lugus Proper, Municipality of Lugus, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityLugus
Postal code7411
Population (2015)604
Philippine major island(s)Lugus
Coordinates5.6932, 120.8222

Lugus Proper is a barangay in the municipality of Lugus, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 604. This represented 2.76% of the total population of Lugus.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lugus Proper is 1 to 4, with 122 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 4122
5 to 984
10 to 1459
15 to 1934
20 to 2420
25 to 2947
30 to 3444
35 to 3952
40 to 4443
45 to 4931
50 to 5428
55 to 5911
60 to 649
65 to 695
70 to 741
75 to 79
80 and over1
Total604

Historical population

The population of Lugus Proper fell from 875 in 1990 to 604 in 2015, a decrease of 271 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.38%, or an increase of 12 people, from the previous population of 592 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
875
579-7.44%
5970.66%
6220.57%
592-1.78%
6040.38%

Location

Lugus Proper is situated at approximately 5.6932, 120.8222, in the island of Lugus. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 69.3 meters or 227.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lugus 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.