Laguma, Municipality of Silago, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySilago
Postal code6607
Population (2015)800
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.5617, 125.1654

Laguma is a barangay in the municipality of Silago, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 800. This represented 6.26% of the total population of Silago.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Laguma is 10 to 14, with 103 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 468
5 to 995
10 to 14103
15 to 1974
20 to 2456
25 to 2953
30 to 3448
35 to 3953
40 to 4443
45 to 4930
50 to 5440
55 to 5934
60 to 6429
65 to 6919
70 to 7412
75 to 7911
80 and over11
Total800

Historical population

The population of Laguma grew from 602 in 1990 to 800 in 2015, an increase of 198 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.29%, or an increase of 52 people, from the previous population of 748 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
602
587-0.47%
6251.35%
6771.11%
7483.70%
8001.29%

Location

Laguma is situated at approximately 10.5617, 125.1654, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 68.2 meters or 223.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Laguma 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.