Hinagbuan, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)489
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.0306, 124.4504

Hinagbuan is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 489. This represented 0.84% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Hinagbuan is 10 to 14, with 49 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 444
5 to 946
10 to 1449
15 to 1946
20 to 2444
25 to 2939
30 to 3430
35 to 3933
40 to 4426
45 to 4918
50 to 5419
55 to 5928
60 to 6424
65 to 6915
70 to 7411
75 to 793
80 and over7
Total489

Historical population

The population of Hinagbuan fell from 541 in 1990 to 489 in 2015, a decrease of 52 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.05%, or an increase of 26 people, from the previous population of 463 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
541
6353.05%
517-4.31%
423-2.73%
4633.34%
4891.05%

Location

Hinagbuan is situated at approximately 11.0306, 124.4504, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 196.9 meters or 646.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Hinagbuan 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.