Mapgap, 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)432
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2954, 124.9351

Mapgap is a barangay in the municipality of Tomas Oppus, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 432. This represented 2.60% 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 Mapgap is 10 to 14, with 58 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12
1 to 432
5 to 957
10 to 1458
15 to 1955
20 to 2436
25 to 2916
30 to 3421
35 to 3920
40 to 4421
45 to 4933
50 to 5422
55 to 5921
60 to 649
65 to 695
70 to 746
75 to 799
80 and over9
Total432

Historical population

The population of Mapgap grew from 276 in 1995 to 432 in 2015, an increase of 156 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.09%, or an increase of 2 people, from the previous population of 430 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
276
3786.98%
4612.78%
430-2.50%
4320.09%

Location

Mapgap is situated at approximately 10.2954, 124.9351, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 233.2 meters or 765.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mapgap 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.