Magbagacay, 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)2,425
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2727, 125.1543

Magbagacay is a barangay in the municipality of Saint Bernard, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,425. This represented 8.54% 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 Magbagacay is 5 to 9, with 284 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4222
5 to 9284
10 to 14234
15 to 19215
20 to 24225
25 to 29212
30 to 34177
35 to 39169
40 to 44135
45 to 49129
50 to 5498
55 to 5990
60 to 6460
65 to 6954
70 to 7441
75 to 7924
80 and over18
Total2,425

Historical population

The population of Magbagacay grew from 505 in 1990 to 2,425 in 2015, an increase of 1,920 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.78%, or an increase of 325 people, from the previous population of 2,100 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
505
443-2.42%
5293.88%
1,45915.02%
2,10014.18%
2,4252.78%

Location

Magbagacay is situated at approximately 10.2727, 125.1543, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.7 meters or 51.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magbagacay 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.