Balagawan, Municipality of Silago, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySilago
Postal code6607
Population (2015)825
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.4606, 125.1688

Balagawan is a barangay in the municipality of Silago, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 825. This represented 6.46% of the total population of Silago.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balagawan is 10 to 14, with 95 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 466
5 to 981
10 to 1495
15 to 1974
20 to 2452
25 to 2938
30 to 3440
35 to 3960
40 to 4455
45 to 4947
50 to 5447
55 to 5932
60 to 6434
65 to 6940
70 to 7422
75 to 7912
80 and over19
Total825

Historical population

The population of Balagawan grew from 802 in 1990 to 825 in 2015, an increase of 23 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.12%, or an increase of 47 people, from the previous population of 778 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
802
688-2.83%
667-0.66%
7271.20%
7782.50%
8251.12%

Location

Balagawan is situated at approximately 10.4606, 125.1688, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 252.3 meters or 827.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balagawan 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.