Mahayahay, City of Maasin, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
CityMaasin
Postal code6600
Population (2015)1,115
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.1362, 124.8056

Mahayahay is a barangay in the city of Maasin, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,115. This represented 1.30% of the total population of Maasin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahayahay is 5 to 9, with 145 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4102
5 to 9145
10 to 14112
15 to 19106
20 to 2493
25 to 2994
30 to 3485
35 to 3960
40 to 4459
45 to 4964
50 to 5455
55 to 5937
60 to 6427
65 to 6918
70 to 7417
75 to 7911
80 and over8
Total1,115

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay grew from 620 in 1990 to 1,115 in 2015, an increase of 495 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.86%, or an increase of 103 people, from the previous population of 1,012 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
620
6290.27%
7433.64%
9623.63%
1,0121.86%
1,1151.86%

Location

Mahayahay is situated at approximately 10.1362, 124.8056, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 26.7 meters or 87.6 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.