Lapu‑lapu, Municipality of Maco, Province of Compostela Valley

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceCompostela Valley
MunicipalityMaco
Postal code8806
Population (2015)1,248
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4588, 125.8731

Lapu‑lapu is a barangay in the municipality of Maco, in the province of Compostela Valley. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,248. This represented 1.54% of the total population of Maco.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lapu-lapu is 15 to 19, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 4121
5 to 9127
10 to 14130
15 to 19144
20 to 24112
25 to 2995
30 to 3482
35 to 3993
40 to 4474
45 to 4951
50 to 5453
55 to 5950
60 to 6438
65 to 6930
70 to 7415
75 to 7910
80 and over10
Total1,248

Historical population

The population of Lapu-lapu grew from 958 in 1990 to 1,248 in 2015, an increase of 290 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.47%, or a decrease of 31 people, from the previous population of 1,279 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
958
954-0.08%
1,1924.89%
1,3591.82%
1,279-2.18%
1,248-0.47%

Location

Lapu‑lapu is situated at approximately 7.4588, 125.8731, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 105.2 meters or 345.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lapu‑lapu 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.