Kalawit, Municipality of Kalawit, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
MunicipalityKalawit
Postal code7124
Population (2015)4,590
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8821, 122.5127

Kalawit, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Kalawit, in the province of Zamboanga del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,590. This represented 19.42% of the total population of Kalawit.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kalawit is 5 to 9, with 632 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1137
1 to 4572
5 to 9632
10 to 14580
15 to 19455
20 to 24398
25 to 29346
30 to 34273
35 to 39238
40 to 44227
45 to 49231
50 to 54145
55 to 59136
60 to 6486
65 to 6941
70 to 7449
75 to 7919
80 and over25
Total4,590

Historical population

The population of Kalawit grew from 1,729 in 1990 to 4,590 in 2015, an increase of 2,861 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.21%, or an increase of 281 people, from the previous population of 4,309 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,729
3,41113.57%
3,8782.79%
4,4741.99%
4,309-1.36%
4,5901.21%

Location

Kalawit is situated at approximately 7.8821, 122.5127, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 111.3 meters or 365.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kalawit 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.