Magallanes, Municipality of Limasawa, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityLimasawa
Population (2015)1,645
Philippine major island(s)Limasawa
Coordinates9.9085, 125.0760

Magallanes is a barangay in the municipality of Limasawa, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,645. This represented 27.14% of the total population of Limasawa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magallanes is 5 to 9, with 176 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4139
5 to 9176
10 to 14147
15 to 19154
20 to 24170
25 to 29129
30 to 34120
35 to 39109
40 to 44105
45 to 4993
50 to 5472
55 to 5969
60 to 6436
65 to 6940
70 to 7425
75 to 7917
80 and over18
Total1,645

Historical population

The population of Magallanes grew from 1,014 in 1990 to 1,645 in 2015, an increase of 631 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.81%, or an increase of 68 people, from the previous population of 1,577 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,014
1,1001.54%
1,3384.29%
1,5431.99%
1,5770.80%
1,6450.81%

Location

Magallanes is situated at approximately 9.9085, 125.0760, in the island of Limasawa. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.6 meters or 31.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magallanes shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.