Laperian, Municipality of Tukuran, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityTukuran
Postal code7019
Population (2015)1,716
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9619, 123.4497

Laperian is a barangay in the municipality of Tukuran, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,716. This represented 4.31% of the total population of Tukuran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Laperian is 5 to 9, with 220 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 4188
5 to 9220
10 to 14214
15 to 19180
20 to 24174
25 to 29126
30 to 34101
35 to 3977
40 to 4472
45 to 4988
50 to 5483
55 to 5949
60 to 6438
65 to 6937
70 to 7415
75 to 7913
80 and over14
Total1,716

Historical population

The population of Laperian grew from 942 in 1990 to 1,716 in 2015, an increase of 774 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.58%, or an increase of 215 people, from the previous population of 1,501 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
942
1,2004.64%
1,2871.51%
1,4481.64%
1,5011.32%
1,7162.58%

Location

Laperian is situated at approximately 7.9619, 123.4497, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 273.8 meters or 898.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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.