Lawa, Municipality of Obando, Province of Bulacan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBulacan
MunicipalityObando
Postal code3021
Population (2015)8,452
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.7202, 120.9272

Lawa is a barangay in the municipality of Obando, in the province of Bulacan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 8,452. This represented 14.28% of the total population of Obando.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawa is 20 to 24, with 817 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 68 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1161
1 to 4603
5 to 9812
10 to 14790
15 to 19807
20 to 24817
25 to 29715
30 to 34561
35 to 39577
40 to 44547
45 to 49490
50 to 54451
55 to 59361
60 to 64287
65 to 69207
70 to 74115
75 to 7983
80 and over68
Total8,452

Historical population

The population of Lawa grew from 6,676 in 1990 to 8,452 in 2015, an increase of 1,776 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.77%, or an increase of 334 people, from the previous population of 8,118 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,676
7,6662.62%
7,9380.75%
8,1820.42%
8,118-0.29%
8,4520.77%

Location

Lawa is situated at approximately 14.7202, 120.9272, in the island of Luzon.


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.