Somoje, Municipality of San Juan, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySan Juan
Postal code6611
Population (2015)613
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2856, 125.1709

Somoje is a barangay in the municipality of San Juan, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 613. This represented 4.13% of the total population of San Juan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Somoje is 10 to 14, with 73 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 464
5 to 972
10 to 1473
15 to 1964
20 to 2448
25 to 2937
30 to 3438
35 to 3934
40 to 4433
45 to 4933
50 to 5431
55 to 5920
60 to 6421
65 to 6914
70 to 747
75 to 795
80 and over7
Total613

Historical population

The population of Somoje grew from 396 in 1990 to 613 in 2015, an increase of 217 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.99%, or an increase of 31 people, from the previous population of 582 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
396
4934.19%
5572.65%
6001.03%
582-1.10%
6130.99%

Location

Somoje is situated at approximately 10.2856, 125.1709, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 80.1 meters or 262.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Somoje 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.