Puting Bato, Municipality of Isabel, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityIsabel
Postal code6539
Population (2015)779
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.9474, 124.4777

Puting Bato is a barangay in the municipality of Isabel, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 779. This represented 1.66% of the total population of Isabel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Puting Bato is 10 to 14, with 85 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 463
5 to 979
10 to 1485
15 to 1971
20 to 2475
25 to 2963
30 to 3442
35 to 3943
40 to 4452
45 to 4948
50 to 5437
55 to 5926
60 to 6426
65 to 6920
70 to 7415
75 to 7910
80 and over8
Total779

Historical population

The population of Puting Bato grew from 501 in 1990 to 779 in 2015, an increase of 278 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.24%, or an increase of 120 people, from the previous population of 659 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
501
5792.75%
6362.03%
6430.15%
6590.90%
7793.24%

Location

Puting Bato is situated at approximately 10.9474, 124.4777, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 238.1 meters or 781.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Puting Bato 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.