Kinachawa, 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)636
Philippine major island(s)Panaon
Coordinates10.0207, 125.2437

Kinachawa is a barangay in the municipality of San Ricardo, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 636. This represented 6.06% 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 Kinachawa is 10 to 14, with 82 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 450
5 to 973
10 to 1482
15 to 1970
20 to 2460
25 to 2941
30 to 3431
35 to 3942
40 to 4437
45 to 4926
50 to 5440
55 to 5923
60 to 649
65 to 6910
70 to 747
75 to 797
80 and over7
Total636

Historical population

The population of Kinachawa grew from 336 in 1995 to 636 in 2015, an increase of 300 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.34%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 593 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
336
5049.08%
5551.34%
5932.44%
6361.34%

Location

Kinachawa is situated at approximately 10.0207, 125.2437, in the island of Panaon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 424.3 meters or 1,392.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kinachawa 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.