La Purisima, Municipality of Prosperidad, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityProsperidad
Postal code8500
Population (2015)2,276
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.7628, 125.9165

La Purisima is a barangay in the municipality of Prosperidad, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,276. This represented 2.75% of the total population of Prosperidad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in La Purisima is 1 to 4, with 274 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 181
1 to 4274
5 to 9263
10 to 14260
15 to 19256
20 to 24228
25 to 29182
30 to 34154
35 to 39128
40 to 44112
45 to 4999
50 to 5489
55 to 5960
60 to 6439
65 to 6916
70 to 7416
75 to 799
80 and over10
Total2,276

Historical population

The population of La Purisima grew from 2,124 in 1990 to 2,276 in 2015, an increase of 152 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.44%, or an increase of 52 people, from the previous population of 2,224 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,124
2,090-0.30%
2,6074.85%
2,286-1.80%
2,224-1.00%
2,2760.44%

Location

La Purisima is situated at approximately 8.7628, 125.9165, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 456.2 meters or 1,496.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

La Purisima 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.