Abgao, City of Maasin, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
CityMaasin
Postal code6600
Population (2015)3,459
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.1401, 124.8414

Abgao, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Maasin, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,459. This represented 4.04% of the total population of Maasin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Abgao is 15 to 19, with 361 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 149
1 to 4228
5 to 9278
10 to 14308
15 to 19361
20 to 24318
25 to 29308
30 to 34246
35 to 39272
40 to 44251
45 to 49185
50 to 54155
55 to 59153
60 to 64115
65 to 6986
70 to 7467
75 to 7933
80 and over46
Total3,459

Historical population

The population of Abgao grew from 2,611 in 1990 to 3,459 in 2015, an increase of 848 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.67%, or an increase of 120 people, from the previous population of 3,339 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,611
3,0092.69%
3,0760.47%
3,2590.80%
3,3390.89%
3,4590.67%

Location

Abgao is situated at approximately 10.1401, 124.8414, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 53.7 meters or 176.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Abgao 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.