Puntana, Municipality of Silago, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySilago
Postal code6607
Population (2015)356
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.5564, 125.1283

Puntana is a barangay in the municipality of Silago, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 356. This represented 2.79% of the total population of Silago.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Puntana is 5 to 9, with 59 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 429
5 to 959
10 to 1454
15 to 1952
20 to 2422
25 to 2925
30 to 3422
35 to 3914
40 to 4412
45 to 4910
50 to 5417
55 to 5910
60 to 6411
65 to 691
70 to 741
75 to 791
80 and over2
Total356

Historical population

The population of Puntana grew from 185 in 1990 to 356 in 2015, an increase of 171 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.47%, or an increase of 73 people, from the previous population of 283 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
185
2142.77%
121-11.51%
1714.89%
28320.13%
3564.47%

Location

Puntana is situated at approximately 10.5564, 125.1283, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 266.6 meters or 874.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Puntana 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.