Marvel, Municipality of Isabel, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityIsabel
Postal code6539
Population (2015)4,093
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.9328, 124.4382

Marvel, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Isabel, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,093. This represented 8.72% of the total population of Isabel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Marvel is 5 to 9, with 434 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 191
1 to 4355
5 to 9434
10 to 14422
15 to 19416
20 to 24390
25 to 29341
30 to 34255
35 to 39241
40 to 44242
45 to 49229
50 to 54193
55 to 59205
60 to 64116
65 to 6967
70 to 7440
75 to 7926
80 and over30
Total4,093

Historical population

The population of Marvel grew from 2,891 in 1990 to 4,093 in 2015, an increase of 1,202 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.22%, or an increase of 445 people, from the previous population of 3,648 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,891
2,812-0.52%
3,5685.24%
3,6020.13%
3,6480.46%
4,0932.22%

Location

Marvel is situated at approximately 10.9328, 124.4382, 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

Marvel 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.