Guiwan 1, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)1,738
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.0543, 124.3898

Guiwan 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 1,738. This represented 2.99% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Guiwan 1 is 20 to 24, with 173 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4140
5 to 9152
10 to 14165
15 to 19168
20 to 24173
25 to 29134
30 to 34116
35 to 39115
40 to 4499
45 to 4994
50 to 5485
55 to 5968
60 to 6471
65 to 6953
70 to 7432
75 to 7924
80 and over20
Total1,738

Historical population

The population of Guiwan 1 grew from 1,467 in 1990 to 1,738 in 2015, an increase of 271 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.87%, or an increase of 77 people, from the previous population of 1,661 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,467
1,5631.19%
1,6481.14%
1,7080.49%
1,661-1.01%
1,7380.87%

Location

Guiwan 1 is situated at approximately 11.0543, 124.3898, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.3 meters or 50.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guiwan 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.