Mahayahay, 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)1,694
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2850, 125.1353

Mahayahay is a barangay in the municipality of Saint Bernard, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,694. This represented 5.97% 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 Mahayahay is 25 to 29, with 176 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4146
5 to 9159
10 to 14140
15 to 19165
20 to 24172
25 to 29176
30 to 34101
35 to 3994
40 to 4484
45 to 49104
50 to 5481
55 to 5972
60 to 6449
65 to 6955
70 to 7427
75 to 7921
80 and over17
Total1,694

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay grew from 1,173 in 1990 to 1,694 in 2015, an increase of 521 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.72%, or an increase of 145 people, from the previous population of 1,549 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,173
1,133-0.65%
1,2652.39%
1,6303.56%
1,549-1.84%
1,6941.72%

Location

Mahayahay is situated at approximately 10.2850, 125.1353, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.4 meters or 24.3 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.