Villaba, Leyte

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Villaba
Municipality
Map of Leyte with Villaba highlighted
Map of Leyte with Villaba highlighted
Villaba is located in Philippines
Villaba
Villaba
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°13′N 124°24′E / 11.22°N 124.4°E / 11.22; 124.4Coordinates: 11°13′N 124°24′E / 11.22°N 124.4°E / 11.22; 124.4
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Leyte
District 3rd district of Leyte
Barangays 35
Area[1]
 • Total 150.31 km2 (58.04 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 41,891
 • Density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6537
IDD:area code +63 (0)53
Income class 3rd municipal income class
PSGC 083751000
Electorate 28,326 voters (2016)

Villaba is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 41,891 people.[2]

Barangays[edit]

Villaba is politically subdivided into 35 barangays.[1]

  • Abijao
  • Balite
  • Bugabuga
  • Cabungahan
  • A.Tumamak
  • Cagnocot
  • Cahigan
  • Calbugos
  • Camporog
  • Capinyahan
  • Casili-on
  • Catagbacan
  • Fatima (Pob.)
  • Hibulangan
  • Hinabuyan
  • Iligay
  • Jalas
  • Jordan
  • Libagong
  • New Balanac
  • Payao
  • Poblacion Norte
  • Poblacion Sur
  • Sambulawan
  • San Francisco
  • Silad
  • Sulpa
  • Tabunok
  • Tagbubunga
  • Tinghub
  • Bangkal
  • Canquiason
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Cruz
  • Suba

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Villaba
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 4,127 —    
1918 8,903 +5.26%
1939 16,823 +3.08%
1948 14,092 −1.95%
1960 24,844 +4.84%
1970 28,557 +1.40%
1975 29,144 +0.41%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1980 30,974 +1.22%
1990 32,339 +0.43%
1995 34,674 +1.31%
2000 36,042 +0.83%
2007 37,838 +0.67%
2010 38,819 +0.94%
2015 41,891 +1.46%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority [2][3][4][5]

In the 2015 census, the population of Villaba was 41,891 people,[2] with a density of 280 inhabitants per square kilometre or 730 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Province: Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  5. ^ "Province of Leyte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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