Kayawan, Municipality of Pata, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPata
Postal code7405
Population (2015)1,504
Philippine major island(s)Pata
Coordinates5.8343, 121.1745

Kayawan, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Pata, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,504. This represented 6.79% of the total population of Pata.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kayawan is 5 to 9, with 253 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4140
5 to 9253
10 to 14237
15 to 19212
20 to 24124
25 to 29114
30 to 34110
35 to 39116
40 to 4460
45 to 4946
50 to 5423
55 to 5922
60 to 6413
65 to 696
70 to 741
75 to 792
80 and over
Total1,504

Historical population

The population of Kayawan grew from 532 in 1990 to 1,504 in 2015, an increase of 972 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.23%, or an increase of 409 people, from the previous population of 1,095 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
532
5791.60%
7515.74%
1,2937.78%
1,095-5.87%
1,5046.23%

Location

Kayawan is situated at approximately 5.8343, 121.1745, in the island of Pata. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 91.5 meters or 300.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kayawan 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.