Magatas, Municipality of Saint Bernard, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySaint Bernard
Postal code6616
Population (2015)44
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3371, 125.1026

Magatas is a barangay in the municipality of Saint Bernard, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 44. This represented 0.15% of the total population of Saint Bernard.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magatas is 5 to 9, with 7 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 50 to 54, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1
1 to 43
5 to 97
10 to 142
15 to 193
20 to 242
25 to 293
30 to 346
35 to 39
40 to 443
45 to 496
50 to 541
55 to 596
60 to 64
65 to 692
70 to 74
75 to 79
80 and over
Total44

Historical population

The population of Magatas fell from 434 in 1990 to 44 in 2015, a decrease of 390 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.82%, or a decrease of 10 people, from the previous population of 54 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
434
368-3.04%
361-0.41%
149-11.49%
54-30.89%
44-3.82%

Location

Magatas is situated at approximately 10.3371, 125.1026, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 74.5 meters or 244.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magatas 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.