Bung‑aw, Municipality of Hilongos, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityHilongos
Postal code6524
Population (2015)1,562
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.4186, 124.7789

Bung‑aw is a barangay in the municipality of Hilongos, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,562. This represented 2.46% of the total population of Hilongos.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bung-aw is 10 to 14, with 166 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4123
5 to 9163
10 to 14166
15 to 19134
20 to 2495
25 to 2995
30 to 34105
35 to 39108
40 to 4492
45 to 4980
50 to 5478
55 to 5979
60 to 6465
65 to 6962
70 to 7437
75 to 7924
80 and over25
Total1,562

Historical population

The population of Bung-aw grew from 1,475 in 1990 to 1,562 in 2015, an increase of 87 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.42%, or an increase of 34 people, from the previous population of 1,528 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,475
1,5671.14%
1,410-2.24%
1,6462.16%
1,528-2.67%
1,5620.42%

Location

Bung‑aw is situated at approximately 10.4186, 124.7789, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.9 meters or 71.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bung‑aw 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.