Lawa, City of Meycauayan, Province of Bulacan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBulacan
CityMeycauayan
Postal code3020
Population (2015)12,854
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.7200, 120.9877

Lawa is a barangay in the city of Meycauayan, in the province of Bulacan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 12,854. This represented 6.15% of the total population of Meycauayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawa is 15 to 19, with 1,352 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 62 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1176
1 to 4764
5 to 91,139
10 to 141,211
15 to 191,352
20 to 241,204
25 to 291,083
30 to 34929
35 to 391,021
40 to 44963
45 to 49831
50 to 54632
55 to 59518
60 to 64401
65 to 69286
70 to 74170
75 to 79112
80 and over62
Total12,854

Historical population

The population of Lawa grew from 3,921 in 1990 to 12,854 in 2015, an increase of 8,933 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.78%, or a decrease of 538 people, from the previous population of 13,392 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,921
4,7973.85%
8,43212.86%
10,9763.70%
13,3927.51%
12,854-0.78%

Location

Lawa is situated at approximately 14.7200, 120.9877, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 18.4 meters or 60.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lawa 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.