Lahug, Municipality of Tapaz, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityTapaz
Postal code5814
Population (2015)340
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2429, 122.4630

Lahug is a barangay in the municipality of Tapaz, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 340. This represented 0.66% of the total population of Tapaz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lahug is 10 to 14, with 52 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 430
5 to 936
10 to 1452
15 to 1949
20 to 2432
25 to 2917
30 to 3424
35 to 3925
40 to 4419
45 to 4910
50 to 5410
55 to 599
60 to 648
65 to 693
70 to 743
75 to 791
80 and over2
Total340

Historical population

The population of Lahug grew from 254 in 1990 to 340 in 2015, an increase of 86 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.80%, or an increase of 14 people, from the previous population of 326 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
254
237-1.29%
2743.16%
2930.93%
3263.96%
3400.80%

Location

Lahug is situated at approximately 11.2429, 122.4630, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 173.8 meters or 570.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lahug 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.