Santa Cruz, Municipality of Malitbog, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMalitbog
Postal code6603
Population (2015)1,273
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2143, 124.9679

Santa Cruz is a barangay in the municipality of Malitbog, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,273. This represented 5.55% of the total population of Malitbog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Cruz is 5 to 9, with 146 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 22 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 487
5 to 9146
10 to 14115
15 to 19117
20 to 24115
25 to 2985
30 to 3479
35 to 3999
40 to 4476
45 to 4967
50 to 5459
55 to 5944
60 to 6447
65 to 6937
70 to 7422
75 to 7933
80 and over22
Total1,273

Historical population

The population of Santa Cruz grew from 757 in 1990 to 1,273 in 2015, an increase of 516 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.14%, or an increase of 9 people, from the previous population of 1,264 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
757
1,0145.63%
1,0200.13%
1,1271.39%
1,2644.26%
1,2730.14%

Location

Santa Cruz is situated at approximately 10.2143, 124.9679, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 161.1 meters or 528.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Cruz 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.