Taliwa, Municipality of Malitbog, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMalitbog
Postal code6603
Population (2015)1,258
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.1650, 124.9899

Taliwa, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Malitbog, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,258. This represented 5.49% of the total population of Malitbog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taliwa is 15 to 19, with 125 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 21 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 484
5 to 9124
10 to 14123
15 to 19125
20 to 24121
25 to 2990
30 to 3490
35 to 3988
40 to 4477
45 to 4961
50 to 5456
55 to 5959
60 to 6434
65 to 6932
70 to 7428
75 to 7921
80 and over23
Total1,258

Historical population

The population of Taliwa grew from 814 in 1990 to 1,258 in 2015, an increase of 444 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.40%, or an increase of 26 people, from the previous population of 1,232 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
814
1,0164.24%
1,0681.08%
1,0990.40%
1,2324.25%
1,2580.40%

Location

Taliwa is situated at approximately 10.1650, 124.9899, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.7 meters or 123.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taliwa 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.