Tapol, Municipality of Leyte, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityLeyte
Population (2015)574
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.2599, 124.5240

Tapol is a barangay in the municipality of Leyte, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 574. This represented 1.41% of the total population of Leyte.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tapol is 5 to 9, with 86 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 462
5 to 986
10 to 1474
15 to 1967
20 to 2451
25 to 2939
30 to 3432
35 to 3921
40 to 4430
45 to 4918
50 to 5431
55 to 5926
60 to 6415
65 to 694
70 to 74
75 to 795
80 and over4
Total574

Historical population

The population of Tapol fell from 794 in 1990 to 574 in 2015, a decrease of 220 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.20%, or an increase of 6 people, from the previous population of 568 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
794
8100.37%
689-3.41%
469-5.17%
5687.22%
5740.20%

Location

Tapol is situated at approximately 11.2599, 124.5240, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 122.7 meters or 402.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tapol shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.