Central 1, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)655
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.0504, 124.3897

Central 1, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 655. This represented 1.13% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Central 1 are in the ranges 15 to 19, and 20 to 24, with 69 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 441
5 to 955
10 to 1453
15 to 1969
20 to 2469
25 to 2944
30 to 3435
35 to 3936
40 to 4433
45 to 4941
50 to 5448
55 to 5933
60 to 6432
65 to 6923
70 to 7411
75 to 799
80 and over15
Total655

Historical population

The population of Central 1 fell from 720 in 1990 to 655 in 2015, a decrease of 65 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.49%, or a decrease of 17 people, from the previous population of 672 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
720
7560.92%
714-1.22%
649-1.31%
6721.28%
655-0.49%

Location

Central 1 is situated at approximately 11.0504, 124.3897, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.1 meters or 49.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Central 1 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.