Hingatungan, Municipality of Silago, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySilago
Postal code6607
Population (2015)2,129
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.5978, 125.1563

Hingatungan is a barangay in the municipality of Silago, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,129. This represented 16.67% of the total population of Silago.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Hingatungan is 10 to 14, with 291 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 30 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4155
5 to 9269
10 to 14291
15 to 19179
20 to 24119
25 to 29114
30 to 34136
35 to 39126
40 to 44110
45 to 49124
50 to 54126
55 to 59101
60 to 6458
65 to 6963
70 to 7448
75 to 7939
80 and over30
Total2,129

Historical population

The population of Hingatungan grew from 1,721 in 1990 to 2,129 in 2015, an increase of 408 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.19%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 2,108 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,721
1,7650.47%
1,9061.66%
2,0491.00%
2,1081.04%
2,1290.19%

Location

Hingatungan is situated at approximately 10.5978, 125.1563, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 148.1 meters or 485.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Hingatungan 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.