Lawigan, Municipality of San Joaquin, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalitySan Joaquin
Postal code5024
Population (2015)2,830
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.4925, 122.0430

Lawigan is a barangay in the municipality of San Joaquin, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,830. This represented 5.45% of the total population of San Joaquin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lawigan is 5 to 9, with 283 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 50 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4205
5 to 9283
10 to 14269
15 to 19271
20 to 24231
25 to 29243
30 to 34182
35 to 39205
40 to 44154
45 to 49151
50 to 54136
55 to 59115
60 to 64102
65 to 6965
70 to 7455
75 to 7950
80 and over55
Total2,830

Historical population

The population of Lawigan grew from 2,040 in 1990 to 2,830 in 2015, an increase of 790 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.11%, or an increase of 160 people, from the previous population of 2,670 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,040
2,1050.59%
2,4273.10%
2,6000.95%
2,6700.97%
2,8301.11%

Location

Lawigan is situated at approximately 10.4925, 122.0430, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 87.7 meters or 287.7 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.