Libertad, Municipality of Kananga, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityKananga
Postal code6531
Population (2015)1,776
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.2134, 124.5277

Libertad is a barangay in the municipality of Kananga, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,776. This represented 3.14% of the total population of Kananga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Libertad is 5 to 9, with 240 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4205
5 to 9240
10 to 14234
15 to 19196
20 to 24118
25 to 29109
30 to 34125
35 to 3995
40 to 4494
45 to 4958
50 to 5456
55 to 5961
60 to 6458
65 to 6925
70 to 7416
75 to 7915
80 and over13
Total1,776

Historical population

The population of Libertad grew from 1,095 in 1990 to 1,776 in 2015, an increase of 681 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.49%, or an increase of 561 people, from the previous population of 1,215 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,095
1,071-0.41%
1,1411.37%
1,133-0.10%
1,2152.58%
1,7767.49%

Location

Libertad is situated at approximately 11.2134, 124.5277, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.1 meters or 111.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Libertad 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.