Mahayahay, Municipality of Bontoc, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityBontoc
Postal code6604
Population (2015)1,180
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3389, 124.9065

Mahayahay is a barangay in the municipality of Bontoc, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,180. This represented 4.08% of the total population of Bontoc.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahayahay is 10 to 14, with 147 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4117
5 to 9144
10 to 14147
15 to 19133
20 to 2455
25 to 2970
30 to 3463
35 to 3967
40 to 4467
45 to 4964
50 to 5453
55 to 5938
60 to 6434
65 to 6940
70 to 7426
75 to 7923
80 and over11
Total1,180

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay grew from 854 in 1990 to 1,180 in 2015, an increase of 326 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 61 people, from the previous population of 1,119 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
854
840-0.31%
9612.93%
1,0641.41%
1,1191.85%
1,1801.02%

Location

Mahayahay is situated at approximately 10.3389, 124.9065, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 216.0 meters or 708.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mahayahay 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.