Maasin, Municipality of Hindang, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityHindang
Postal code6523
Population (2015)1,447
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.4280, 124.7565

Maasin is a barangay in the municipality of Hindang, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,447. This represented 6.92% of the total population of Hindang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maasin is 10 to 14, with 160 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4118
5 to 9154
10 to 14160
15 to 19148
20 to 24103
25 to 2985
30 to 3487
35 to 39100
40 to 4491
45 to 4969
50 to 5470
55 to 5969
60 to 6449
65 to 6934
70 to 7438
75 to 7926
80 and over8
Total1,447

Historical population

The population of Maasin grew from 1,132 in 1990 to 1,447 in 2015, an increase of 315 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.55%, or an increase of 41 people, from the previous population of 1,406 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,132
1,2191.40%
1,3141.62%
1,4261.13%
1,406-0.51%
1,4470.55%

Location

Maasin is situated at approximately 10.4280, 124.7565, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.8 meters or 147.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maasin 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.