Libas, Municipality of Saint Bernard, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySaint Bernard
Postal code6616
Population (2015)422
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3488, 125.1117

Libas is a barangay in the municipality of Saint Bernard, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 422. This represented 1.49% of the total population of Saint Bernard.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Libas is 20 to 24, with 56 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 14
1 to 428
5 to 941
10 to 1455
15 to 1949
20 to 2456
25 to 2932
30 to 3424
35 to 3924
40 to 4428
45 to 4920
50 to 5419
55 to 5910
60 to 6412
65 to 697
70 to 746
75 to 796
80 and over1
Total422

Historical population

The population of Libas grew from 252 in 1990 to 422 in 2015, an increase of 170 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.27%, or an increase of 47 people, from the previous population of 375 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
252
3124.08%
3341.47%
3731.53%
3750.19%
4222.27%

Location

Libas is situated at approximately 10.3488, 125.1117, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 47.1 meters or 154.5 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.