Amparo, Municipality of Macrohon, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMacrohon
Postal code6601
Population (2015)1,587
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.0952, 124.9064

Amparo is a barangay in the municipality of Macrohon, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,587. This represented 6.05% of the total population of Macrohon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Amparo is 10 to 14, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4139
5 to 9122
10 to 14144
15 to 19140
20 to 24136
25 to 29123
30 to 3499
35 to 39112
40 to 4484
45 to 4980
50 to 5486
55 to 5990
60 to 6476
65 to 6947
70 to 7427
75 to 7923
80 and over29
Total1,587

Historical population

The population of Amparo grew from 1,109 in 1990 to 1,587 in 2015, an increase of 478 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.76%, or an increase of 62 people, from the previous population of 1,525 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,109
1,013-1.68%
1,2424.47%
1,4552.21%
1,5251.73%
1,5870.76%

Location

Amparo is situated at approximately 10.0952, 124.9064, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 27.4 meters or 89.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Amparo 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.