Wakat, Municipality of Nagcarlan, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
MunicipalityNagcarlan
Postal code4002
Population (2015)1,726
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.1742, 121.3551

Wakat is a barangay in the municipality of Nagcarlan, in the province of Laguna. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,726. This represented 2.74% of the total population of Nagcarlan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Wakat is 5 to 9, with 204 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4167
5 to 9204
10 to 14197
15 to 19169
20 to 24163
25 to 29124
30 to 34137
35 to 39101
40 to 4493
45 to 4977
50 to 5470
55 to 5968
60 to 6455
65 to 6931
70 to 7422
75 to 798
80 and over10
Total1,726

Historical population

The population of Wakat grew from 1,002 in 1990 to 1,726 in 2015, an increase of 724 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.97%, or an increase of 168 people, from the previous population of 1,558 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,002
1,0060.07%
1,2274.35%
1,2520.28%
1,5588.28%
1,7261.97%

Location

Wakat is situated at approximately 14.1742, 121.3551, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.1 meters or 62.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Wakat 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.