Mahayahay, Municipality of Sogod, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySogod
Postal code6606
Population (2015)997
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3923, 125.0127

Mahayahay is a barangay in the municipality of Sogod, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 997. This represented 2.22% of the total population of Sogod.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahayahay is 5 to 9, with 133 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 4101
5 to 9133
10 to 14125
15 to 19108
20 to 2466
25 to 2962
30 to 3456
35 to 3963
40 to 4459
45 to 4954
50 to 5429
55 to 5925
60 to 6444
65 to 6921
70 to 7423
75 to 7914
80 and over9
Total997

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay grew from 872 in 1990 to 997 in 2015, an increase of 125 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.67%, or an increase of 83 people, from the previous population of 914 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
872
685-4.42%
8053.52%
8620.95%
9142.16%
9971.67%

Location

Mahayahay is situated at approximately 10.3923, 125.0127, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.9 meters or 29.2 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.