Lawaan, Municipality of Dumarao, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityDumarao
Postal code5812
Population (2015)1,795
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2792, 122.7455

Lawaan is a barangay in the municipality of Dumarao, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,795. This represented 3.89% of the total population of Dumarao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawaan is 15 to 19, with 186 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4124
5 to 9183
10 to 14177
15 to 19186
20 to 24166
25 to 29128
30 to 34116
35 to 39128
40 to 44102
45 to 4998
50 to 5465
55 to 5983
60 to 6458
65 to 6937
70 to 7428
75 to 7929
80 and over40
Total1,795

Historical population

The population of Lawaan grew from 1,641 in 1990 to 1,795 in 2015, an increase of 154 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.08%, or a decrease of 8 people, from the previous population of 1,803 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,641
1,475-1.98%
1,5881.60%
1,7050.99%
1,8032.06%
1,795-0.08%

Location

Lawaan is situated at approximately 11.2792, 122.7455, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 194.3 meters or 637.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lawaan 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.