Rawis, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)2,016
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5827, 124.2388

Rawis, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,016. This represented 2.74% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Rawis are in the ranges 15 to 19, and 20 to 24, with 207 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4165
5 to 9185
10 to 14199
15 to 19207
20 to 24207
25 to 29143
30 to 34138
35 to 39130
40 to 44109
45 to 49105
50 to 54101
55 to 5975
60 to 6478
65 to 6952
70 to 7438
75 to 7933
80 and over20
Total2,016

Historical population

The population of Rawis grew from 1,764 in 1990 to 2,016 in 2015, an increase of 252 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.43%, or an increase of 145 people, from the previous population of 1,871 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,764
1,9101.50%
1,893-0.19%
1,9640.51%
1,871-1.75%
2,0161.43%

Location

Rawis is situated at approximately 13.5827, 124.2388, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.8 meters or 22.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Rawis 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.