Upper Ichon, Municipality of Macrohon, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMacrohon
Postal code6601
Population (2015)541
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.1147, 124.9141

Upper Ichon is a barangay in the municipality of Macrohon, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 541. This represented 2.06% of the total population of Macrohon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Ichon is 5 to 9, with 67 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 456
5 to 967
10 to 1450
15 to 1957
20 to 2451
25 to 2933
30 to 3434
35 to 3939
40 to 4432
45 to 4923
50 to 5412
55 to 5920
60 to 6419
65 to 6918
70 to 747
75 to 793
80 and over8
Total541

Historical population

The population of Upper Ichon grew from 329 in 1990 to 541 in 2015, an increase of 212 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.06%, or an increase of 55 people, from the previous population of 486 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
329
3340.28%
4235.20%
4892.02%
486-0.22%
5412.06%

Location

Upper Ichon is situated at approximately 10.1147, 124.9141, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 22.9 meters or 75.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Ichon 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.