Esperanza, Municipality of Bontoc, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityBontoc
Postal code6604
Population (2015)745
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3703, 124.9222

Esperanza is a barangay in the municipality of Bontoc, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 745. This represented 2.58% of the total population of Bontoc.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Esperanza is 10 to 14, with 106 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 471
5 to 986
10 to 14106
15 to 1982
20 to 2430
25 to 2950
30 to 3439
35 to 3944
40 to 4435
45 to 4943
50 to 5439
55 to 5928
60 to 6425
65 to 6920
70 to 7414
75 to 7914
80 and over3
Total745

Historical population

The population of Esperanza grew from 621 in 1990 to 745 in 2015, an increase of 124 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.19%, or an increase of 45 people, from the previous population of 700 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
621
550-2.25%
6844.79%
7591.45%
700-2.90%
7451.19%

Location

Esperanza is situated at approximately 10.3703, 124.9222, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 55.2 meters or 181.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Esperanza 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.