Balire, Municipality of Tunga, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityTunga
Postal code6528
Population (2015)818
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.2576, 124.7444

Balire is a barangay in the municipality of Tunga, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 818. This represented 10.79% of the total population of Tunga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balire is 5 to 9, with 104 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 474
5 to 9104
10 to 1481
15 to 1977
20 to 2474
25 to 2963
30 to 3456
35 to 3945
40 to 4442
45 to 4935
50 to 5440
55 to 5929
60 to 6431
65 to 6927
70 to 749
75 to 796
80 and over8
Total818

Historical population

The population of Balire grew from 519 in 1990 to 818 in 2015, an increase of 299 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.26%, or an increase of 161 people, from the previous population of 657 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
519
6755.05%
642-1.07%
612-0.66%
6572.62%
8184.26%

Location

Balire is situated at approximately 11.2576, 124.7444, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.8 meters or 150.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balire 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.