Cawayan, Municipality of New Washington, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityNew Washington
Postal code5610
Population (2015)4,168
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.6236, 122.4582

Cawayan is a barangay in the municipality of New Washington, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,168. This represented 9.26% of the total population of New Washington.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cawayan is 5 to 9, with 435 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 60 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 160
1 to 4293
5 to 9435
10 to 14393
15 to 19403
20 to 24374
25 to 29333
30 to 34288
35 to 39250
40 to 44247
45 to 49199
50 to 54214
55 to 59161
60 to 64182
65 to 69125
70 to 7487
75 to 7963
80 and over61
Total4,168

Historical population

The population of Cawayan grew from 2,915 in 1990 to 4,168 in 2015, an increase of 1,253 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.86%, or an increase of 384 people, from the previous population of 3,784 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,915
2,895-0.13%
2,9480.39%
3,7203.26%
3,7840.62%
4,1681.86%

Location

Cawayan is situated at approximately 11.6236, 122.4582, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.2 meters or 36.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cawayan 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.