Lipata, Municipality of Allen, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalityAllen
Postal code6405
Population (2020)1,723
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.5363, 124.2702 (12° 32' North, 124° 16' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level3.4 meters (11.2 feet)

Lipata is a barangay in the municipality of Allen, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,723. This represented 6.83% of the total population of Allen.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Lipata in the 2015 Census was 1,940 broken down into 429 households or an average of 4.52 members per household.

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Number of households in Lipata (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
1,3233144.21
1,6143524.59
1,6073814.22
1,7294054.27
1,8824264.42
1,9404294.52

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lipata is 10 to 14, with 215 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 28 individuals.

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Population of Lipata by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1281.44%
1 to 41668.56%
5 to 919410.00%
10 to 1421511.08%
15 to 1921110.88%
20 to 241648.45%
25 to 291306.70%
30 to 341306.70%
35 to 39934.79%
40 to 441055.41%
45 to 491246.39%
50 to 541015.21%
55 to 59713.66%
60 to 64733.76%
65 to 69402.06%
70 to 74371.91%
75 to 79291.49%
80 and over291.49%
Total1,940100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 50.17
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 11.23
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 61.4
  • Median Age: 24.76

Historical population

The population of Lipata grew from 1,323 in 1990 to 1,723 in 2020, an increase of 400 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 2.47%, or a decrease of 217 people, from the previous population of 1,940 in 2015.

Population of Lipata (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,323
1,6143.79%
1,607-0.09%
1,7291.01%
1,8823.13%
1,9400.58%
1,723-2.47%

Location

Lipata is situated at approximately 12.5363, 124.2702, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.4 meters or 11.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lipata shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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