New Leyte, Municipality of Maco, Province of Compostela Valley

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceCompostela Valley
MunicipalityMaco
Postal code8806
Population (2015)2,720
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4215, 126.0806

New Leyte is a barangay in the municipality of Maco, in the province of Compostela Valley. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,720. This represented 3.35% of the total population of Maco.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in New Leyte is 5 to 9, with 320 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 179
1 to 4304
5 to 9320
10 to 14254
15 to 19227
20 to 24257
25 to 29268
30 to 34223
35 to 39150
40 to 44144
45 to 49157
50 to 54106
55 to 5976
60 to 6460
65 to 6948
70 to 7424
75 to 7912
80 and over11
Total2,720

Historical population

The population of New Leyte fell from 3,712 in 1990 to 2,720 in 2015, a decrease of 992 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 135 people, from the previous population of 2,585 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,712
2,419-7.71%
2,5010.72%
2,134-2.16%
2,5857.23%
2,7200.97%

Location

New Leyte is situated at approximately 7.4215, 126.0806, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,091.2 meters or 3,580.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

New Leyte 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.