Lagasan Higad, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,410
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9031, 120.9639

Lagasan Higad is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,410. This represented 2.27% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lagasan Higad is 5 to 9, with 211 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 4132
5 to 9211
10 to 14197
15 to 19168
20 to 24100
25 to 29117
30 to 3486
35 to 39105
40 to 4491
45 to 4967
50 to 5440
55 to 5936
60 to 6416
65 to 6912
70 to 7411
75 to 794
80 and over1
Total1,410

Historical population

The population of Lagasan Higad grew from 1,099 in 1990 to 1,410 in 2015, an increase of 311 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 70 people, from the previous population of 1,340 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,099
972-2.27%
932-0.90%
1,7779.31%
1,340-9.76%
1,4100.97%

Location

Lagasan Higad is situated at approximately 5.9031, 120.9639, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.6 meters or 70.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lagasan Higad 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.