Luy‑a, 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)731
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8895, 123.5440

Luy‑a is a barangay in the municipality of Tukuran, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 731. This represented 1.84% of the total population of Tukuran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Luy-a is 5 to 9, with 94 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 461
5 to 994
10 to 1488
15 to 1965
20 to 2461
25 to 2951
30 to 3438
35 to 3937
40 to 4437
45 to 4946
50 to 5443
55 to 5930
60 to 6423
65 to 6912
70 to 7413
75 to 799
80 and over4
Total731

Historical population

The population of Luy-a grew from 540 in 1990 to 731 in 2015, an increase of 191 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.80%, or an increase of 30 people, from the previous population of 701 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
540
6142.44%
546-2.49%
6151.65%
7014.88%
7310.80%

Location

Luy‑a is situated at approximately 7.8895, 123.5440, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.6 meters or 97.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Luy‑a 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.