Santo Tomas, Municipality of Loreto, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityLoreto
Postal code8507
Population (2015)3,859
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1722, 125.7990

Santo Tomas is a barangay in the municipality of Loreto, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,859. This represented 9.08% of the total population of Loreto.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santo Tomas is 5 to 9, with 553 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 22 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 185
1 to 4467
5 to 9553
10 to 14513
15 to 19370
20 to 24286
25 to 29256
30 to 34234
35 to 39222
40 to 44198
45 to 49180
50 to 54150
55 to 59102
60 to 6499
65 to 6954
70 to 7443
75 to 7925
80 and over22
Total3,859

Historical population

The population of Santo Tomas grew from 1,978 in 1990 to 3,859 in 2015, an increase of 1,881 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.94%, or an increase of 185 people, from the previous population of 3,674 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,978
2,1631.69%
2,8626.19%
3,0981.10%
3,6746.40%
3,8590.94%

Location

Santo Tomas is situated at approximately 8.1722, 125.7990, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.9 meters or 117.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santo Tomas 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.