Lawa‑an, Municipality of New Washington, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityNew Washington
Postal code5610
Population (2015)1,361
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.6218, 122.4056

Lawa‑an is a barangay in the municipality of New Washington, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,361. This represented 3.02% 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 Lawa-an is 15 to 19, with 165 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 489
5 to 9143
10 to 14162
15 to 19165
20 to 24117
25 to 2991
30 to 3494
35 to 3984
40 to 4472
45 to 4977
50 to 5449
55 to 5954
60 to 6442
65 to 6946
70 to 7419
75 to 7919
80 and over16
Total1,361

Historical population

The population of Lawa-an grew from 938 in 1990 to 1,361 in 2015, an increase of 423 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.72%, or a decrease of 53 people, from the previous population of 1,414 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
938
1,1193.36%
1,1731.02%
1,3632.09%
1,4141.35%
1,361-0.72%

Location

Lawa‑an is situated at approximately 11.6218, 122.4056, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.5 meters or 14.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lawa‑an 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.