Cawayan, Municipality of Licuan-Baay, Province of Abra

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceAbra
MunicipalityLicuan-Baay
Postal code2819
Population (2015)443
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.5840, 120.9125

Cawayan is a barangay in the municipality of Licuan-Baay, in the province of Abra. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 443. This represented 9.45% of the total population of Licuan-Baay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cawayan is 5 to 9, with 51 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 60 to 64, and 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 446
5 to 951
10 to 1436
15 to 1939
20 to 2433
25 to 2939
30 to 3430
35 to 3927
40 to 4427
45 to 4926
50 to 5418
55 to 5916
60 to 647
65 to 6912
70 to 748
75 to 797
80 and over8
Total443

Historical population

The population of Cawayan grew from 369 in 1990 to 443 in 2015, an increase of 74 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.63%, or a decrease of 40 people, from the previous population of 483 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
369
4232.59%
392-1.62%
379-0.46%
4839.23%
443-1.63%

Location

Cawayan is situated at approximately 17.5840, 120.9125, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 727.0 meters or 2,385.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cawayan 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.