Lawi‑lawi, Municipality of Lantawan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityLantawan
Postal code7301
Population (2015)994
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5961, 121.8143

Lawi‑lawi is a barangay in the municipality of Lantawan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 994. This represented 4.04% of the total population of Lantawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawi-lawi is 5 to 9, with 176 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 4107
5 to 9176
10 to 14159
15 to 19124
20 to 2474
25 to 2964
30 to 3472
35 to 3967
40 to 4448
45 to 4935
50 to 5422
55 to 5917
60 to 643
65 to 693
70 to 743
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total994

Historical population

The population of Lawi-lawi grew from 528 in 1990 to 994 in 2015, an increase of 466 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.47%, or an increase of 313 people, from the previous population of 681 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
528
5912.13%
495-3.73%
7435.76%
681-3.12%
9947.47%

Location

Lawi‑lawi is situated at approximately 6.5961, 121.8143, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.3 meters or 43.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lawi‑lawi 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.