Macalunod, Municipality of Zumarraga, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityZumarraga
Postal code6725
Population (2015)677
Philippine major island(s)Bagatao
Coordinates11.6317, 124.8708

Macalunod is a barangay in the municipality of Zumarraga, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 677. This represented 4.15% of the total population of Zumarraga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macalunod is 10 to 14, with 135 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 453
5 to 991
10 to 14135
15 to 1985
20 to 2438
25 to 2918
30 to 3416
35 to 3922
40 to 4438
45 to 4957
50 to 5432
55 to 5924
60 to 6411
65 to 6914
70 to 7418
75 to 7910
80 and over6
Total677

Historical population

The population of Macalunod fell from 716 in 1990 to 677 in 2015, a decrease of 39 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 5.26%, or a decrease of 222 people, from the previous population of 899 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
716
7310.39%
1,0548.16%
975-1.07%
899-2.91%
677-5.26%

Location

Macalunod is situated at approximately 11.6317, 124.8708, in the island of Bagatao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 117.2 meters or 384.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Macalunod 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.