Santiago, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)881
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.0653, 124.4504

Santiago is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 881. This represented 1.52% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santiago is 5 to 9, with 110 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 481
5 to 9110
10 to 14101
15 to 1990
20 to 2468
25 to 2954
30 to 3461
35 to 3938
40 to 4447
45 to 4932
50 to 5446
55 to 5942
60 to 6435
65 to 6917
70 to 748
75 to 7911
80 and over11
Total881

Historical population

The population of Santiago fell from 963 in 1990 to 881 in 2015, a decrease of 82 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.45%, or a decrease of 21 people, from the previous population of 902 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
963
1,0571.76%
1,1171.19%
953-2.17%
902-1.98%
881-0.45%

Location

Santiago is situated at approximately 11.0653, 124.4504, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 77.6 meters or 254.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santiago 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.