Lawigan, Municipality of Catarman, Province of Camiguin

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceCamiguin
MunicipalityCatarman
Postal code9104
Population (2015)935
Philippine major island(s)Camiguin
Coordinates9.1683, 124.6428

Lawigan is a barangay in the municipality of Catarman, in the province of Camiguin. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 935. This represented 5.57% of the total population of Catarman.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawigan is 10 to 14, with 106 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 484
5 to 9104
10 to 14106
15 to 1974
20 to 2450
25 to 2948
30 to 3461
35 to 3970
40 to 4460
45 to 4954
50 to 5456
55 to 5929
60 to 6429
65 to 6926
70 to 7430
75 to 7917
80 and over17
Total935

Historical population

The population of Lawigan grew from 782 in 1990 to 935 in 2015, an increase of 153 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.08%, or a decrease of 4 people, from the previous population of 939 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
782
8561.71%
9031.15%
9390.54%
9390.00%
935-0.08%

Location

Lawigan is situated at approximately 9.1683, 124.6428, in the island of Camiguin. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 66.7 meters or 218.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lawigan 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.