Lunga, Municipality of Valencia, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityValencia
Postal code6215
Population (2015)940
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.2680, 123.2033

Lunga is a barangay in the municipality of Valencia, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 940. This represented 2.70% of the total population of Valencia.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lunga is 15 to 19, with 92 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 460
5 to 980
10 to 1477
15 to 1992
20 to 2490
25 to 2985
30 to 3462
35 to 3976
40 to 4451
45 to 4953
50 to 5450
55 to 5949
60 to 6431
65 to 6922
70 to 7417
75 to 7915
80 and over13
Total940

Historical population

The population of Lunga grew from 640 in 1990 to 940 in 2015, an increase of 300 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.15%, or an increase of 55 people, from the previous population of 885 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
640
619-0.62%
6922.42%
7581.26%
8855.80%
9401.15%

Location

Lunga is situated at approximately 9.2680, 123.2033, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 830.3 meters or 2,724.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lunga 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.