Cawit, Municipality of Casiguran, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCasiguran
Postal code4702
Population (2015)1,423
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8724, 124.0049

Cawit is a barangay in the municipality of Casiguran, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,423. This represented 4.33% of the total population of Casiguran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cawit is 10 to 14, with 179 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 4109
5 to 9153
10 to 14179
15 to 19164
20 to 24131
25 to 29110
30 to 3486
35 to 3980
40 to 4475
45 to 4985
50 to 5465
55 to 5947
60 to 6430
65 to 6932
70 to 7423
75 to 7915
80 and over12
Total1,423

Historical population

The population of Cawit grew from 1,065 in 1990 to 1,423 in 2015, an increase of 358 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.59%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 1,380 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,065
1,2533.09%
1,2730.34%
1,3290.60%
1,3801.38%
1,4230.59%

Location

Cawit is situated at approximately 12.8724, 124.0049, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.9 meters or 25.9 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.