Leyte map

Located in the Visayas, Leyte is the 7th largest island in the Philippines by land area. The island measures 185 km by 65 km at its widest points. The population is 2.4 million people with a density of 325 people/km2 and a 1.68% growth rate. Administratively, the island is divided into two provinces: Leyte and Southern Leyte.

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