Esperanza, Municipality of San Ricardo, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySan Ricardo
Postal code6617
Population (2015)927
Philippine major island(s)Panaon
Coordinates9.9880, 125.2662

Esperanza is a barangay in the municipality of San Ricardo, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 927. This represented 8.83% of the total population of San Ricardo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Esperanza is 5 to 9, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 480
5 to 9119
10 to 14109
15 to 1991
20 to 2467
25 to 2961
30 to 3457
35 to 3956
40 to 4459
45 to 4958
50 to 5434
55 to 5941
60 to 6413
65 to 6919
70 to 7419
75 to 7919
80 and over10
Total927

Historical population

The population of Esperanza grew from 914 in 1990 to 927 in 2015, an increase of 13 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.59%, or an increase of 28 people, from the previous population of 899 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
914
659-5.94%
7783.62%
9302.49%
899-1.23%
9270.59%

Location

Esperanza is situated at approximately 9.9880, 125.2662, in the island of Panaon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 253.9 meters or 833.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Esperanza 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.