Sangahon, Municipality of Malitbog, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMalitbog
Postal code6603
Population (2015)836
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.1841, 124.9620

Sangahon is a barangay in the municipality of Malitbog, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 836. This represented 3.65% of the total population of Malitbog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sangahon is 15 to 19, with 93 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 454
5 to 986
10 to 1477
15 to 1993
20 to 2473
25 to 2972
30 to 3447
35 to 3954
40 to 4445
45 to 4960
50 to 5439
55 to 5930
60 to 6424
65 to 6919
70 to 7418
75 to 7914
80 and over19
Total836

Historical population

The population of Sangahon grew from 468 in 1990 to 836 in 2015, an increase of 368 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.81%, or an increase of 75 people, from the previous population of 761 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
468
6225.47%
6551.11%
7411.72%
7610.97%
8361.81%

Location

Sangahon is situated at approximately 10.1841, 124.9620, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 313.4 meters or 1,028.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sangahon 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.