Looc, Municipality of San Ricardo, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySan Ricardo
Postal code6617
Population (2015)274
Philippine major island(s)Panaon
Coordinates10.0111, 125.2524

Looc is a barangay in the municipality of San Ricardo, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 274. This represented 2.61% of the total population of San Ricardo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Looc is 1 to 4, with 32 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 432
5 to 919
10 to 1430
15 to 1931
20 to 2416
25 to 2918
30 to 3416
35 to 3915
40 to 4416
45 to 4918
50 to 5415
55 to 5914
60 to 6411
65 to 696
70 to 744
75 to 794
80 and over3
Total274

Historical population

The population of Looc fell from 302 in 1995 to 274 in 2015, a decrease of 28 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.71%, or an increase of 10 people, from the previous population of 264 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
302
295-0.50%
3040.42%
264-5.01%
2740.71%

Location

Looc is situated at approximately 10.0111, 125.2524, in the island of Panaon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 461.1 meters or 1,512.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Looc 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.