Barangay 79, City of Tacloban

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
CityTacloban
Postal code6500
Population (2015)1,793
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.2027, 125.0088

Barangay 79, formerly Marasbaras, is a barangay in the city of Tacloban. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,793. This represented 0.74% 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 79 is 5 to 9, with 219 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4174
5 to 9219
10 to 14200
15 to 19188
20 to 24183
25 to 29172
30 to 34137
35 to 39129
40 to 4476
45 to 4978
50 to 5454
55 to 5950
60 to 6434
65 to 6918
70 to 7415
75 to 796
80 and over4
Total1,793

Historical population

The population of Barangay 79 grew from 424 in 1990 to 1,793 in 2015, an increase of 1,369 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.18%, or an increase of 347 people, from the previous population of 1,446 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
424
5384.56%
5510.51%
1,21411.51%
1,4466.57%
1,7934.18%

Location

Barangay 79 is situated at approximately 11.2027, 125.0088, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.4 meters or 14.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 79 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.