Laya, Municipality of Baclayon, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityBaclayon
Postal code6301
Population (2015)1,068
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.6218, 123.9365

Laya is a barangay in the municipality of Baclayon, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,068. This represented 5.19% of the total population of Baclayon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Laya is 20 to 24, with 106 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 468
5 to 990
10 to 1496
15 to 1985
20 to 24106
25 to 2974
30 to 3462
35 to 3960
40 to 4471
45 to 4971
50 to 5461
55 to 5948
60 to 6438
65 to 6937
70 to 7435
75 to 7916
80 and over28
Total1,068

Historical population

The population of Laya grew from 542 in 1990 to 1,068 in 2015, an increase of 526 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.24%, or an increase of 67 people, from the previous population of 1,001 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
542
6383.10%
7573.74%
8802.10%
1,0014.80%
1,0681.24%

Location

Laya is situated at approximately 9.6218, 123.9365, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.7 meters or 146.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Laya 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.