Lacarayan, Municipality of Tigbao, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityTigbao
Postal code7043
Population (2015)985
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8835, 123.2169

Lacarayan is a barangay in the municipality of Tigbao, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 985. This represented 4.70% of the total population of Tigbao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lacarayan is 5 to 9, with 141 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 4108
5 to 9141
10 to 14135
15 to 19115
20 to 2479
25 to 2970
30 to 3444
35 to 3953
40 to 4460
45 to 4956
50 to 5433
55 to 5925
60 to 6413
65 to 6911
70 to 747
75 to 7910
80 and over9
Total985

Historical population

The population of Lacarayan grew from 563 in 1990 to 985 in 2015, an increase of 422 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.93%, or an increase of 94 people, from the previous population of 891 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
563
555-0.27%
5831.06%
7363.27%
8917.20%
9851.93%

Location

Lacarayan is situated at approximately 7.8835, 123.2169, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 400.5 meters or 1,314.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lacarayan 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.