Santa Rita, Municipality of Allen, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalityAllen
Postal code6405
Population (2020)380
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.5316, 124.2932 (12° 32' North, 124° 18' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level119.2 meters (391.1 feet)

Santa Rita is a barangay in the municipality of Allen, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 380. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Allen.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Santa Rita in the 2015 Census was 394 broken down into 94 households or an average of 4.19 members per household.

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Number of households in Santa Rita (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
209464.54
251574.40
270624.35
299644.67
325774.22
394944.19

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Rita is 5 to 9, with 56 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

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Population of Santa Rita by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1123.05%
1 to 4399.90%
5 to 95614.21%
10 to 144310.91%
15 to 194310.91%
20 to 244812.18%
25 to 29297.36%
30 to 34246.09%
35 to 39184.57%
40 to 44205.08%
45 to 49153.81%
50 to 54153.81%
55 to 5951.27%
60 to 6482.03%
65 to 6982.03%
70 to 7471.78%
75 to 7941.02%
80 and over0.00%
Total394100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 66.67
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 8.44
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 75.11
  • Median Age: 20.42

Historical population

The population of Santa Rita grew from 209 in 1990 to 380 in 2020, an increase of 171 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 0.76%, or a decrease of 14 people, from the previous population of 394 in 2015.

Population of Santa Rita (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
209
2513.49%
2701.58%
2991.42%
3253.08%
3943.73%
380-0.76%

Location

Santa Rita is situated at approximately 12.5316, 124.2932, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 119.2 meters or 391.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Rita 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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