Boheyawas, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)1,409
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6579, 122.1237

Boheyawas is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,409. This represented 1.88% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Boheyawas is 1 to 4, with 182 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4182
5 to 9162
10 to 14151
15 to 19158
20 to 24149
25 to 29148
30 to 3485
35 to 3986
40 to 4447
45 to 4965
50 to 5445
55 to 5928
60 to 6416
65 to 6917
70 to 7413
75 to 798
80 and over2
Total1,409

Historical population

The population of Boheyawas grew from 426 in 1990 to 1,409 in 2015, an increase of 983 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.33%, or an increase of 281 people, from the previous population of 1,128 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
426
6959.60%
9196.17%
1,1322.92%
1,128-0.13%
1,4094.33%

Location

Boheyawas is situated at approximately 6.6579, 122.1237, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.4 meters or 165.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Boheyawas 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.