Tangkaan, Municipality of Padre Burgos, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityPadre Burgos
Postal code6601
Population (2015)1,011
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.0137, 125.0215

Tangkaan is a barangay in the municipality of Padre Burgos, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,011. This represented 9.12% of the total population of Padre Burgos.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tangkaan is 5 to 9, with 133 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 494
5 to 9133
10 to 14108
15 to 19113
20 to 2472
25 to 2962
30 to 3476
35 to 3968
40 to 4463
45 to 4958
50 to 5437
55 to 5928
60 to 6441
65 to 699
70 to 7412
75 to 7913
80 and over8
Total1,011

Historical population

The population of Tangkaan grew from 371 in 1990 to 1,011 in 2015, an increase of 640 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.06%, or an increase of 148 people, from the previous population of 863 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
371
4965.59%
5361.68%
7204.15%
8636.82%
1,0113.06%

Location

Tangkaan is situated at approximately 10.0137, 125.0215, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.7 meters or 71.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tangkaan 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.