Cawit, Municipality of Boac, Province of Marinduque

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceMarinduque
MunicipalityBoac
Postal code4900
Population (2015)2,417
Philippine major island(s)Marinduque
Coordinates13.3814, 121.8377

Cawit is a barangay in the municipality of Boac, in the province of Marinduque. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,417. This represented 4.42% of the total population of Boac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cawit is 10 to 14, with 291 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 22 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4195
5 to 9289
10 to 14291
15 to 19242
20 to 24176
25 to 29158
30 to 34150
35 to 39150
40 to 44167
45 to 49133
50 to 54121
55 to 59101
60 to 6472
65 to 6945
70 to 7438
75 to 7922
80 and over22
Total2,417

Historical population

The population of Cawit grew from 1,300 in 1990 to 2,417 in 2015, an increase of 1,117 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 119 people, from the previous population of 2,298 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,300
1,6023.99%
1,8883.58%
2,0180.92%
2,2984.84%
2,4170.97%

Location

Cawit is situated at approximately 13.3814, 121.8377, in the island of Marinduque. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.9 meters or 111.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cawit 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.