Himokilan Island, Municipality of Hindang, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityHindang
Postal code6523
Population (2015)525
Coordinates10.4891, 124.6726

Himokilan Island is a barangay in the municipality of Hindang, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 525. This represented 2.51% of the total population of Hindang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Himokilan Island is 5 to 9, with 63 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 452
5 to 963
10 to 1454
15 to 1953
20 to 2429
25 to 2936
30 to 3432
35 to 3935
40 to 4425
45 to 4926
50 to 5423
55 to 5928
60 to 6423
65 to 6915
70 to 7410
75 to 797
80 and over5
Total525

Historical population

The population of Himokilan Island grew from 470 in 1990 to 525 in 2015, an increase of 55 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.11%, or an increase of 3 people, from the previous population of 522 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
470
448-0.89%
5112.86%
5270.43%
522-0.35%
5250.11%

Location

Himokilan Island is situated at approximately 10.4891, 124.6726. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.9 meters or 117.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Himokilan Island does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.