Upper Laperian, Municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityRamon Magsaysay
Postal code7024
Population (2015)682
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9819, 123.4459

Upper Laperian is a barangay in the municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 682. This represented 2.56% of the total population of Ramon Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Laperian is 5 to 9, with 84 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 468
5 to 984
10 to 1481
15 to 1964
20 to 2462
25 to 2941
30 to 3438
35 to 3936
40 to 4441
45 to 4934
50 to 5431
55 to 5928
60 to 6422
65 to 6917
70 to 7410
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total682

Historical population

The population of Upper Laperian grew from 607 in 1990 to 682 in 2015, an increase of 75 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.40%, or an increase of 14 people, from the previous population of 668 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
607
7313.54%
579-4.88%
6511.63%
6680.94%
6820.40%

Location

Upper Laperian is situated at approximately 7.9819, 123.4459, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 247.8 meters or 813.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Laperian 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.