Sabang, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)2,073
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.0762, 124.3923

Sabang is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,073. This represented 3.57% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sabang is 5 to 9, with 205 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4179
5 to 9205
10 to 14201
15 to 19197
20 to 24193
25 to 29169
30 to 34151
35 to 39124
40 to 4492
45 to 49109
50 to 54104
55 to 5990
60 to 6477
65 to 6951
70 to 7438
75 to 7926
80 and over27
Total2,073

Historical population

The population of Sabang grew from 1,295 in 1990 to 2,073 in 2015, an increase of 778 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.45%, or an increase of 48 people, from the previous population of 2,025 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,295
1,4872.62%
1,7483.53%
1,9231.32%
2,0251.90%
2,0730.45%

Location

Sabang is situated at approximately 11.0762, 124.3923, 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

Sabang 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.