Lais, Municipality of Malita, Province of Davao Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao Occidental
MunicipalityMalita
Postal code8012
Population (2015)1,781
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.2917, 125.6377

Lais is a barangay in the municipality of Malita, in the province of Davao Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,781. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Malita.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lais is 5 to 9, with 198 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4135
5 to 9198
10 to 14165
15 to 19168
20 to 24142
25 to 29156
30 to 34101
35 to 3995
40 to 44121
45 to 49122
50 to 54104
55 to 5996
60 to 6452
65 to 6934
70 to 7427
75 to 7924
80 and over10
Total1,781

Historical population

The population of Lais fell from 1,972 in 1990 to 1,781 in 2015, a decrease of 191 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.12%, or an increase of 11 people, from the previous population of 1,770 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,972
2,0070.33%
2,0610.57%
1,834-1.60%
1,770-1.28%
1,7810.12%

Location

Lais is situated at approximately 6.2917, 125.6377, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 471.3 meters or 1,546.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lais 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.