Guiwan 2, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)937
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.0520, 124.3899

Guiwan 2, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 937. This represented 1.61% 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 2 is 15 to 19, with 142 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 452
5 to 972
10 to 1484
15 to 19142
20 to 2472
25 to 2949
30 to 3470
35 to 3960
40 to 4457
45 to 4952
50 to 5439
55 to 5949
60 to 6436
65 to 6925
70 to 7423
75 to 7919
80 and over23
Total937

Historical population

The population of Guiwan 2 fell from 953 in 1990 to 937 in 2015, a decrease of 16 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.79%, or an increase of 38 people, from the previous population of 899 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
953
1,0571.96%
1,019-0.78%
899-1.71%
8990.00%
9370.79%

Location

Guiwan 2 is situated at approximately 11.0520, 124.3899, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.5 meters or 41.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guiwan 2 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.