Lawila, Municipality of Lantawan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityLantawan
Postal code7301
Population (2015)643
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6303, 121.8125

Lawila is a barangay in the municipality of Lantawan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 643. This represented 2.61% of the total population of Lantawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawila is 5 to 9, with 102 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 484
5 to 9102
10 to 1481
15 to 1976
20 to 2456
25 to 2951
30 to 3446
35 to 3944
40 to 4428
45 to 4917
50 to 5416
55 to 596
60 to 648
65 to 694
70 to 743
75 to 792
80 and over4
Total643

Historical population

The population of Lawila grew from 179 in 1990 to 643 in 2015, an increase of 464 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.28%, or an increase of 176 people, from the previous population of 467 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
179
2879.25%
202-7.25%
3035.75%
46717.05%
6436.28%

Location

Lawila is situated at approximately 6.6303, 121.8125, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 22.1 meters or 72.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lawila 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.