Lupok, Municipality of Guiuan, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityGuiuan
Postal code6809
Population (2015)2,750
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.0458, 125.7183

Lupok, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Guiuan, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,750. This represented 5.19% of the total population of Guiuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lupok is 15 to 19, with 342 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 173
1 to 4249
5 to 9300
10 to 14324
15 to 19342
20 to 24249
25 to 29214
30 to 34170
35 to 39139
40 to 44160
45 to 49148
50 to 54121
55 to 5977
60 to 6454
65 to 6949
70 to 7440
75 to 7916
80 and over25
Total2,750

Historical population

The population of Lupok grew from 1,250 in 1990 to 2,750 in 2015, an increase of 1,500 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.14%, or an increase of 637 people, from the previous population of 2,113 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,250
1,4823.24%
1,7753.94%
2,0952.31%
2,1130.31%
2,7505.14%

Location

Lupok is situated at approximately 11.0458, 125.7183, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.6 meters or 54.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lupok 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.