Lawigan, City of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao Oriental
CityMati
Postal code8200
Population (2015)2,994
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.8176, 126.3266

Lawigan is a barangay in the city of Mati, in the province of Davao Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,994. This represented 2.12% of the total population of Mati.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawigan is 10 to 14, with 383 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 172
1 to 4300
5 to 9379
10 to 14383
15 to 19283
20 to 24180
25 to 29210
30 to 34174
35 to 39192
40 to 44165
45 to 49145
50 to 54140
55 to 59116
60 to 6491
65 to 6973
70 to 7446
75 to 7930
80 and over15
Total2,994

Historical population

The population of Lawigan grew from 2,213 in 1990 to 2,994 in 2015, an increase of 781 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.28%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 2,951 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,213
2,2770.54%
2,3300.49%
2,6932.02%
2,9513.39%
2,9940.28%

Location

Lawigan is situated at approximately 6.8176, 126.3266, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 269.8 meters or 885.2 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.