Loreto, Municipality of Cortes, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityCortes
Postal code6341
Population (2015)1,504
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.7355, 123.9064

Loreto is a barangay in the municipality of Cortes, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,504. This represented 8.87% of the total population of Cortes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Loreto is 5 to 9, with 159 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4120
5 to 9159
10 to 14146
15 to 19128
20 to 24110
25 to 29113
30 to 34123
35 to 3999
40 to 4498
45 to 4986
50 to 5473
55 to 5960
60 to 6445
65 to 6931
70 to 7437
75 to 7920
80 and over25
Total1,504

Historical population

The population of Loreto grew from 984 in 1990 to 1,504 in 2015, an increase of 520 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.54%, or an increase of 116 people, from the previous population of 1,388 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
984
1,0431.10%
1,1882.83%
1,3141.40%
1,3882.01%
1,5041.54%

Location

Loreto is situated at approximately 9.7355, 123.9064, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.3 meters or 165.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Loreto 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.