Magkasag, Municipality of Libagon, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityLibagon
Postal code6615
Population (2015)881
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2485, 125.0896

Magkasag is a barangay in the municipality of Libagon, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 881. This represented 5.81% of the total population of Libagon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magkasag is 10 to 14, with 116 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 481
5 to 9105
10 to 14116
15 to 1987
20 to 2464
25 to 2955
30 to 3451
35 to 3960
40 to 4444
45 to 4951
50 to 5433
55 to 5925
60 to 6428
65 to 6924
70 to 7422
75 to 7914
80 and over8
Total881

Historical population

The population of Magkasag grew from 620 in 1990 to 881 in 2015, an increase of 261 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.11%, or an increase of 5 people, from the previous population of 876 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
620
6320.36%
7744.44%
8831.83%
876-0.29%
8810.11%

Location

Magkasag is situated at approximately 10.2485, 125.0896, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 197.7 meters or 648.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magkasag 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.