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Southern Leyte


Southern Leyte is a province in the Philippines located in the Eastern Visayas region. Its capital is the city of Maasin. Southern Leyte was a sub-province of Leyte until it was made into an independent province in 1959. The province is well known for its quality abaca products and is the country's major producer of abaca fiber.

How large is the area harvested on palay in Southern Leyte?

Dry palay: Estimated area harvested (hectares) in Southern Leyte, all ecosystem - by year

Notes: Dry palay (14% moisture content)

Milled rice (64.5% milling recovery)