Lo‑ok, Municipality of Lapinig, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalityLapinig
Postal code6423
Population (2015)882
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2876, 125.2843

Lo‑ok is a barangay in the municipality of Lapinig, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 882. This represented 6.77% of the total population of Lapinig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lo-ok is 10 to 14, with 126 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 499
5 to 9119
10 to 14126
15 to 19111
20 to 2474
25 to 2966
30 to 3443
35 to 3946
40 to 4458
45 to 4922
50 to 5429
55 to 5918
60 to 6424
65 to 698
70 to 749
75 to 794
80 and over11
Total882

Historical population

The population of Lo-ok grew from 420 in 1990 to 882 in 2015, an increase of 462 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.68%, or an increase of 31 people, from the previous population of 851 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
420
4963.16%
7669.77%
8220.98%
8511.27%
8820.68%

Location

Lo‑ok is situated at approximately 12.2876, 125.2843, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.6 meters or 80.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lo‑ok 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.