Libongao, Municipality of Kananga, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityKananga
Postal code6531
Population (2015)3,177
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.1591, 124.5636

Libongao is a barangay in the municipality of Kananga, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,177. This represented 5.62% of the total population of Kananga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Libongao is 10 to 14, with 392 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 191
1 to 4342
5 to 9380
10 to 14392
15 to 19360
20 to 24274
25 to 29204
30 to 34230
35 to 39174
40 to 44170
45 to 49145
50 to 54131
55 to 5998
60 to 6486
65 to 6940
70 to 7437
75 to 7917
80 and over6
Total3,177

Historical population

The population of Libongao grew from 1,589 in 1990 to 3,177 in 2015, an increase of 1,588 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.45%, or an increase of 650 people, from the previous population of 2,527 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,589
1,6000.13%
1,8853.58%
1,8980.09%
2,52710.98%
3,1774.45%

Location

Libongao is situated at approximately 11.1591, 124.5636, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 30.5 meters or 100.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Libongao 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.