Santo Niño, Municipality of Kananga, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityKananga
Postal code6531
Population (2015)1,596
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.1522, 124.5404

Santo Niño is a barangay in the municipality of Kananga, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,596. This represented 2.82% of the total population of Kananga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santo Niño is 5 to 9, with 211 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4168
5 to 9211
10 to 14171
15 to 19155
20 to 24122
25 to 29125
30 to 34112
35 to 3990
40 to 4468
45 to 4974
50 to 5468
55 to 5964
60 to 6447
65 to 6930
70 to 7419
75 to 7918
80 and over14
Total1,596

Historical population

The population of Santo Niño grew from 1,226 in 1990 to 1,596 in 2015, an increase of 370 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.80%, or an increase of 143 people, from the previous population of 1,453 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,226
1,2760.75%
1,4252.40%
1,4350.10%
1,4530.45%
1,5961.80%

Location

Santo Niño is situated at approximately 11.1522, 124.5404, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.5 meters or 70.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santo Niño 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.