Ligtos, Municipality of Leon, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLeon
Postal code5026
Population (2015)751
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.8333, 122.3615

Ligtos is a barangay in the municipality of Leon, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 751. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Leon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ligtos is 25 to 29, with 80 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 452
5 to 976
10 to 1464
15 to 1971
20 to 2474
25 to 2980
30 to 3461
35 to 3946
40 to 4435
45 to 4940
50 to 5436
55 to 5942
60 to 6424
65 to 6923
70 to 747
75 to 796
80 and over9
Total751

Historical population

The population of Ligtos grew from 473 in 1990 to 751 in 2015, an increase of 278 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.75%, or an increase of 29 people, from the previous population of 722 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
473
5623.28%
6031.52%
6511.06%
7223.84%
7510.75%

Location

Ligtos is situated at approximately 10.8333, 122.3615, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 148.8 meters or 488.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ligtos 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.