Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Lapu-Lapu City in 2022 is 496,000, a 2.69% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Lapu-Lapu City in 2021 was 483,000, a 2.77% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Lapu-Lapu City in 2020 was 470,000, a 2.84% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Lapu-Lapu City in 2019 was 457,000, a 2.93% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Philippines
City Name Population
Manila 14,406,000
Davao City 1,908,000
Cebu City 1,009,000
Zamboanga City 945,000
Antipolo 925,000
Cagayan de Oro City 786,000
Dasmarinas 784,000
Bacoor 722,000
General Santos City 678,000
Bacolod 637,000
San Jose del Monte 625,000
Imus 578,000
including City of Isabela 563,000
Calamba 554,000
Angeles City 549,000
Lapu-Lapu City 496,000
Iloilo City 484,000
Santa Rosa 464,000
General Trias 431,000
Binan 409,000
Mandaue City 409,000
Lipa City 407,000
Cabuyao 405,000
Baguio City 385,000
Tarlac 379,000
Butuan 378,000
Iligan 373,000
San Pedro 373,000
Batangas City 366,000
Cotabato 341,000
San Fernando 338,000
Lapu-Lapu City - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 496,000 2.69%
2021 483,000 2.77%
2020 470,000 2.84%
2019 457,000 2.93%
2018 444,000 3.02%
2017 431,000 2.86%
2016 419,000 2.95%
2015 407,000 3.04%
2014 395,000 2.86%
2013 384,000 2.95%
2012 373,000 2.75%
2011 363,000 3.13%
2010 352,000 4.45%
2009 337,000 4.98%
2008 321,000 4.90%
2007 306,000 4.79%
2006 292,000 5.04%
2005 278,000 4.91%
2004 265,000 4.74%
2003 253,000 4.98%
2002 241,000 5.24%
2001 229,000 4.57%
2000 219,000 4.78%
1999 209,000 5.03%
1998 199,000 4.74%
1997 190,000 4.97%
1996 181,000 4.62%
1995 173,000 3.59%
1994 167,000 3.09%
1993 162,000 3.18%
1992 157,000 3.29%
1991 152,000 3.40%
1990 147,000 3.52%
1989 142,000 4.41%
1988 136,000 3.82%
1987 131,000 3.97%
1986 126,000 4.13%
1985 121,000 4.31%
1984 116,000 3.57%
1983 112,000 3.70%
1982 108,000 3.85%
1981 104,000 4.00%
1980 100,000 4.17%
1979 96,000 4.35%
1978 92,000 3.37%
1977 89,000 3.49%
1976 86,000 4.88%
1975 82,000 3.80%
1974 79,000 3.95%
1973 76,000 2.70%
1972 74,000 4.23%
1971 71,000 4.41%
1970 68,000 1.49%
1969 67,000 3.08%
1968 65,000 1.56%
1967 64,000 1.59%
1966 63,000 1.61%
1965 62,000 1.64%
1964 61,000 1.67%
1963 60,000 1.69%
1962 59,000 3.51%
1961 57,000 1.79%
1960 56,000 1.82%
1959 55,000 1.85%
1958 54,000 1.89%
1957 53,000 1.92%
1956 52,000 1.96%
1955 51,000 2.00%
1954 50,000 2.04%
1953 49,000 0.00%
1952 49,000 2.08%
1951 48,000 2.13%
1950 47,000 0.00%