Cawit Proper, Municipality of Magallanes, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityMagallanes
Postal code4705
Population (2015)1,184
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8262, 123.8368

Cawit Proper is a barangay in the municipality of Magallanes, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,184. This represented 3.20% of the total population of Magallanes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cawit Proper is 10 to 14, with 140 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4109
5 to 9133
10 to 14140
15 to 19109
20 to 2490
25 to 2978
30 to 3482
35 to 3962
40 to 4449
45 to 4957
50 to 5460
55 to 5952
60 to 6443
65 to 6931
70 to 7430
75 to 7919
80 and over14
Total1,184

Historical population

The population of Cawit Proper grew from 870 in 1990 to 1,184 in 2015, an increase of 314 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.29%, or an increase of 133 people, from the previous population of 1,051 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
870
9050.74%
9611.30%
1,0180.80%
1,0511.17%
1,1842.29%

Location

Cawit Proper is situated at approximately 12.8262, 123.8368, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.5 meters or 14.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cawit Proper 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.