Lao Proper, Municipality of Plaridel, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityPlaridel
Postal code7209
Population (2015)1,041
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6067, 123.7154

Lao Proper is a barangay in the municipality of Plaridel, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,041. This represented 2.68% of the total population of Plaridel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lao Proper is 10 to 14, with 110 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 496
5 to 990
10 to 14110
15 to 1986
20 to 2485
25 to 2989
30 to 3461
35 to 3977
40 to 4466
45 to 4964
50 to 5459
55 to 5938
60 to 6431
65 to 6924
70 to 7417
75 to 7911
80 and over10
Total1,041

Historical population

The population of Lao Proper grew from 621 in 1990 to 1,041 in 2015, an increase of 420 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.23%, or an increase of 114 people, from the previous population of 927 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
621
7052.41%
7370.96%
8662.25%
9272.51%
1,0412.23%

Location

Lao Proper is situated at approximately 8.6067, 123.7154, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.1 meters or 13.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lao Proper 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.