Amaga, Municipality of Hinundayan, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityHinundayan
Postal code6609
Population (2015)299
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3230, 125.2478

Amaga is a barangay in the municipality of Hinundayan, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 299. This represented 2.43% of the total population of Hinundayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Amaga is 15 to 19, with 30 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 65 to 69, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 428
5 to 922
10 to 1427
15 to 1930
20 to 2427
25 to 2926
30 to 3423
35 to 3916
40 to 4412
45 to 4917
50 to 5414
55 to 5916
60 to 6410
65 to 695
70 to 746
75 to 797
80 and over8
Total299

Historical population

The population of Amaga grew from 268 in 1990 to 299 in 2015, an increase of 31 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.72%, or an increase of 11 people, from the previous population of 288 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
268
2730.35%
269-0.32%
248-1.11%
2885.59%
2990.72%

Location

Amaga is situated at approximately 10.3230, 125.2478, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 73.1 meters or 239.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Amaga 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.