|Administrative region||Ionian Islands|
|• Municipal unit||62.6 km2 (24.2 sq mi)|
|• Municipal unit||5,745|
|• Municipal unit density||92/km2 (240/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Leivatho (Greek: Λειβαθώ) is a former municipality on the island of Kefalonia, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Kefalonia, of which it is a municipal unit. It lies south of Argostoli, on the central south coast of the island, and has a land area of 62.626 km² and a population of 5,745 (2011 census). Its largest towns are Peratáta (751), Svoronáta (pop. 710), Vlacháta (699), and Lakithra (613).
The municipal unit Leivatho is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):
- Kerameies (seat of the former municipality)
- Lakithra (Lakithra, Menegata)
- Peratata (Peratata, Kastro)
- Pesada (Pesada, Dorizata, Kountourata)
- Spartia (Spartia, Kleismata, Korianna)
- Vlachata (Vlachata, Simotata)
- "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
- Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
- "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.