Libas, Municipality of Hinunangan, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityHinunangan
Postal code6608
Population (2015)512
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3883, 125.1251

Libas is a barangay in the municipality of Hinunangan, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 512. This represented 1.71% of the total population of Hinunangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Libas is 10 to 14, with 84 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 448
5 to 978
10 to 1484
15 to 1945
20 to 2441
25 to 2930
30 to 3432
35 to 3931
40 to 4425
45 to 4922
50 to 5417
55 to 5917
60 to 649
65 to 6910
70 to 743
75 to 794
80 and over4
Total512

Historical population

The population of Libas grew from 256 in 1990 to 512 in 2015, an increase of 256 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.53%, or an increase of 63 people, from the previous population of 449 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
256
248-0.59%
2802.64%
4637.18%
449-1.11%
5122.53%

Location

Libas is situated at approximately 10.3883, 125.1251, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 343.5 meters or 1,127.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Libas 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.