Santo Rosario, Municipality of Macrohon, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMacrohon
Postal code6601
Population (2015)923
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.0872, 124.9408

Santo Rosario, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Macrohon, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 923. This represented 3.52% of the total population of Macrohon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santo Rosario is 10 to 14, with 97 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 458
5 to 989
10 to 1497
15 to 1989
20 to 2479
25 to 2960
30 to 3470
35 to 3951
40 to 4463
45 to 4952
50 to 5451
55 to 5933
60 to 6428
65 to 6928
70 to 7427
75 to 7915
80 and over20
Total923

Historical population

The population of Santo Rosario grew from 629 in 1990 to 923 in 2015, an increase of 294 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.50%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 899 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
629
6290.00%
7764.61%
7790.05%
8995.35%
9230.50%

Location

Santo Rosario is situated at approximately 10.0872, 124.9408, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 162.0 meters or 531.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santo Rosario 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.