Laperian, Municipality of San Miguel, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalitySan Miguel
Postal code7029
Population (2020)513
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6862, 123.2727 (7° 41' North, 123° 16' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level254.2 meters (834.0 feet)

Laperian is a barangay in the municipality of San Miguel, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 513. This represented 2.59% of the total population of San Miguel.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Laperian in the 2015 Census was 492 broken down into 129 households or an average of 3.81 members per household.

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Number of households in Laperian (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
375755.00
360675.37
456885.18
492965.13
4761084.41
4921293.81

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Laperian is 5 to 9, with 62 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

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Population of Laperian by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 191.83%
1 to 45811.79%
5 to 96212.60%
10 to 14448.94%
15 to 195410.98%
20 to 24469.35%
25 to 29397.93%
30 to 34387.72%
35 to 39316.30%
40 to 44214.27%
45 to 49214.27%
50 to 54163.25%
55 to 59204.07%
60 to 64132.64%
65 to 69102.03%
70 to 7430.61%
75 to 7930.61%
80 and over40.81%
Total492100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 57.86
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 6.69
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 64.55
  • Median Age: 22.07

Historical population

The population of Laperian grew from 375 in 1990 to 513 in 2020, an increase of 138 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.88%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 492 in 2015.

Population of Laperian (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
375
360-0.76%
4565.20%
4921.05%
476-1.20%
4920.63%
5130.88%

Location

Laperian is situated at approximately 7.6862, 123.2727, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 254.2 meters or 834.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Laperian shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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