Batuan, City of Maasin, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
CityMaasin
Postal code6600
Population (2015)1,013
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.1581, 124.8276

Batuan is a barangay in the city of Maasin, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,013. This represented 1.18% of the total population of Maasin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Batuan is 5 to 9, with 121 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 481
5 to 9121
10 to 14110
15 to 1996
20 to 2471
25 to 2971
30 to 3478
35 to 3958
40 to 4451
45 to 4948
50 to 5452
55 to 5944
60 to 6425
65 to 6926
70 to 7416
75 to 7915
80 and over21
Total1,013

Historical population

The population of Batuan grew from 825 in 1990 to 1,013 in 2015, an increase of 188 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.72%, or an increase of 87 people, from the previous population of 926 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
825
717-2.59%
7200.09%
9043.19%
9260.88%
1,0131.72%

Location

Batuan is situated at approximately 10.1581, 124.8276, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 176.9 meters or 580.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Batuan 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.