Lao Santa Cruz, Municipality of Plaridel, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityPlaridel
Postal code7209
Population (2015)764
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6285, 123.6867

Lao Santa Cruz is a barangay in the municipality of Plaridel, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 764. This represented 1.96% 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 Santa Cruz is 15 to 19, with 76 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 459
5 to 973
10 to 1468
15 to 1976
20 to 2459
25 to 2960
30 to 3455
35 to 3946
40 to 4441
45 to 4946
50 to 5448
55 to 5935
60 to 6427
65 to 6923
70 to 7414
75 to 7914
80 and over8
Total764

Historical population

The population of Lao Santa Cruz grew from 547 in 1990 to 764 in 2015, an increase of 217 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.73%, or an increase of 66 people, from the previous population of 698 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
547
5550.27%
6493.41%
6490.00%
6982.68%
7641.73%

Location

Lao Santa Cruz is situated at approximately 8.6285, 123.6867, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1.9 meters or 6.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lao Santa Cruz 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.