Libjo, Municipality of Merida, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityMerida
Postal code6540
Population (2015)1,483
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.8909, 124.5103

Libjo is a barangay in the municipality of Merida, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,483. This represented 4.97% of the total population of Merida.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Libjo is 5 to 9, with 173 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4123
5 to 9173
10 to 14145
15 to 19131
20 to 24120
25 to 29117
30 to 3496
35 to 3990
40 to 4492
45 to 4969
50 to 5478
55 to 5976
60 to 6446
65 to 6938
70 to 7425
75 to 7917
80 and over15
Total1,483

Historical population

The population of Libjo grew from 908 in 1990 to 1,483 in 2015, an increase of 575 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.99%, or an increase of 146 people, from the previous population of 1,337 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
908
9661.17%
1,1353.52%
1,2090.87%
1,3373.73%
1,4831.99%

Location

Libjo is situated at approximately 10.8909, 124.5103, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 127.8 meters or 419.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Libjo 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.