Libhu, City of Maasin, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
CityMaasin
Postal code6600
Population (2015)1,772
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.1684, 124.7920

Libhu is a barangay in the city of Maasin, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,772. This represented 2.07% of the total population of Maasin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Libhu is 10 to 14, with 206 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 30 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4129
5 to 9175
10 to 14206
15 to 19195
20 to 24141
25 to 29105
30 to 34104
35 to 39111
40 to 44107
45 to 4996
50 to 5486
55 to 5985
60 to 6460
65 to 6938
70 to 7442
75 to 7931
80 and over31
Total1,772

Historical population

The population of Libhu grew from 1,214 in 1990 to 1,772 in 2015, an increase of 558 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.20%, or an increase of 108 people, from the previous population of 1,664 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,214
1,137-1.22%
1,3964.50%
1,5221.20%
1,6643.30%
1,7721.20%

Location

Libhu is situated at approximately 10.1684, 124.7920, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 81.2 meters or 266.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Libhu 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.