Cambite, Municipality of Tomas Oppus, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityTomas Oppus
Postal code6605
Population (2015)812
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3212, 124.9668

Cambite, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Tomas Oppus, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 812. This represented 4.89% of the total population of Tomas Oppus.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cambite is 15 to 19, with 83 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 463
5 to 980
10 to 1480
15 to 1983
20 to 2468
25 to 2962
30 to 3439
35 to 3950
40 to 4454
45 to 4949
50 to 5445
55 to 5938
60 to 6424
65 to 6922
70 to 7415
75 to 7910
80 and over15
Total812

Historical population

The population of Cambite grew from 671 in 1990 to 812 in 2015, an increase of 141 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.72%, or an increase of 30 people, from the previous population of 782 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
671
642-0.82%
6751.08%
7060.62%
7823.79%
8120.72%

Location

Cambite is situated at approximately 10.3212, 124.9668, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 26.8 meters or 87.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cambite 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.