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

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityProsperidad
Postal code8500
Population (2015)1,853
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5832, 125.8610

La Union is a barangay in the municipality of Prosperidad, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,853. This represented 2.24% 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 Union is 5 to 9, with 257 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4221
5 to 9257
10 to 14230
15 to 19177
20 to 24169
25 to 29147
30 to 34140
35 to 39101
40 to 4491
45 to 4968
50 to 5461
55 to 5959
60 to 6431
65 to 6913
70 to 7421
75 to 7912
80 and over14
Total1,853

Historical population

The population of La Union grew from 902 in 1990 to 1,853 in 2015, an increase of 951 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.99%, or an increase of 344 people, from the previous population of 1,509 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
902
9841.64%
1,4408.51%
1,5040.60%
1,5090.12%
1,8533.99%

Location

La Union is situated at approximately 8.5832, 125.8610, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 38.9 meters or 127.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

La Union 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.