Southern Looc, Municipality of Plaridel, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityPlaridel
Postal code7209
Population (2015)1,495
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5983, 123.7277

Southern Looc is a barangay in the municipality of Plaridel, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,495. This represented 3.84% of the total population of Plaridel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Southern Looc is 5 to 9, with 166 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4109
5 to 9166
10 to 14160
15 to 19149
20 to 24128
25 to 2986
30 to 3470
35 to 3993
40 to 44103
45 to 49112
50 to 5472
55 to 5961
60 to 6438
65 to 6939
70 to 7431
75 to 7921
80 and over19
Total1,495

Historical population

The population of Southern Looc grew from 1,154 in 1990 to 1,495 in 2015, an increase of 341 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.22%, or an increase of 17 people, from the previous population of 1,478 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,154
1,2511.52%
1,170-1.43%
1,3291.77%
1,4783.94%
1,4950.22%

Location

Southern Looc is situated at approximately 8.5983, 123.7277, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.3 meters or 33.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Southern Looc 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.