San Joaquin, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)789
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.0464, 124.4503

San Joaquin is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 789. This represented 1.36% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Joaquin is 5 to 9, with 97 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 463
5 to 997
10 to 1470
15 to 1983
20 to 2485
25 to 2964
30 to 3449
35 to 3943
40 to 4435
45 to 4951
50 to 5436
55 to 5922
60 to 6427
65 to 6923
70 to 7419
75 to 795
80 and over4
Total789

Historical population

The population of San Joaquin fell from 848 in 1990 to 789 in 2015, a decrease of 59 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.67%, or an increase of 136 people, from the previous population of 653 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
848
9181.50%
743-4.43%
691-1.00%
653-2.04%
7893.67%

Location

San Joaquin is situated at approximately 11.0464, 124.4503, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 121.7 meters or 399.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Joaquin 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.