Barangay 78, City of Tacloban

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
CityTacloban
Postal code6500
Population (2015)2,269
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.2097, 125.0086

Barangay 78, formerly Marasbaras, is a barangay in the city of Tacloban. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,269. This represented 0.94% of the total population of Tacloban.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barangay 78 is 15 to 19, with 237 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4153
5 to 9216
10 to 14227
15 to 19237
20 to 24222
25 to 29181
30 to 34176
35 to 39153
40 to 44149
45 to 49142
50 to 54125
55 to 5979
60 to 6452
65 to 6942
70 to 7424
75 to 7923
80 and over20
Total2,269

Historical population

The population of Barangay 78 grew from 1,247 in 1990 to 2,269 in 2015, an increase of 1,022 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.64%, or an increase of 481 people, from the previous population of 1,788 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,247
1,219-0.42%
1,3361.98%
1,9235.15%
1,788-2.61%
2,2694.64%

Location

Barangay 78 is situated at approximately 11.2097, 125.0086, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.0 meters or 13.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 78 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.