Bongawisan, Municipality of San Francisco, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySan Francisco
Postal code6613
Population (2015)322
Philippine major island(s)Panaon
Coordinates10.0859, 125.1681

Bongawisan is a barangay in the municipality of San Francisco, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 322. This represented 2.40% of the total population of San Francisco.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bongawisan is 10 to 14, with 51 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11
1 to 422
5 to 941
10 to 1451
15 to 1937
20 to 2424
25 to 2925
30 to 3422
35 to 3921
40 to 4415
45 to 4914
50 to 5415
55 to 5911
60 to 644
65 to 695
70 to 749
75 to 794
80 and over1
Total322

Historical population

The population of Bongawisan grew from 321 in 1990 to 322 in 2015, an increase of 1 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 31.31%, or an increase of 245 people, from the previous population of 77 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
321
3642.38%
4122.69%
5564.22%
77-51.31%
32231.31%

Location

Bongawisan is situated at approximately 10.0859, 125.1681, in the island of Panaon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 186.1 meters or 610.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bongawisan 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.