Literon, Municipality of Calbiga, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityCalbiga
Postal code6715
Population (2015)251
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.5961, 125.0846

Literon is a barangay in the municipality of Calbiga, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 251. This represented 1.09% of the total population of Calbiga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Literon is 10 to 14, with 33 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13
1 to 430
5 to 929
10 to 1433
15 to 1924
20 to 2418
25 to 2918
30 to 3414
35 to 399
40 to 4415
45 to 4917
50 to 548
55 to 594
60 to 646
65 to 698
70 to 746
75 to 797
80 and over2
Total251

Historical population

The population of Literon fell from 268 in 1990 to 251 in 2015, a decrease of 17 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.59%, or an increase of 20 people, from the previous population of 231 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
268
2881.36%
220-5.61%
193-1.79%
2316.76%
2511.59%

Location

Literon is situated at approximately 11.5961, 125.0846, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 75.5 meters or 247.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Literon 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.