Kawayan, Municipality of Alicia, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityAlicia
Postal code7040
Population (2015)2,062
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5527, 122.8934

Kawayan is a barangay in the municipality of Alicia, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,062. This represented 5.73% of the total population of Alicia.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kawayan is 5 to 9, with 255 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 149
1 to 4200
5 to 9255
10 to 14235
15 to 19196
20 to 24155
25 to 29163
30 to 34145
35 to 39136
40 to 44103
45 to 49123
50 to 5479
55 to 5968
60 to 6449
65 to 6939
70 to 7429
75 to 7924
80 and over14
Total2,062

Historical population

The population of Kawayan grew from 2,026 in 1990 to 2,062 in 2015, an increase of 36 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.88%, or a decrease of 98 people, from the previous population of 2,160 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,026
2,1110.77%
1,990-1.26%
2,0730.57%
2,1601.51%
2,062-0.88%

Location

Kawayan is situated at approximately 7.5527, 122.8934, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.6 meters or 64.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kawayan 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.