Cawit, Municipality of Pilar, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityPilar
Postal code6048
Population (2015)1,925
Philippine major island(s)Ponson
Coordinates10.7341, 124.5033

Cawit is a barangay in the municipality of Pilar, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,925. This represented 17.02% of the total population of Pilar.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cawit is 5 to 9, with 253 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4202
5 to 9253
10 to 14216
15 to 19148
20 to 24115
25 to 29118
30 to 34108
35 to 39113
40 to 4498
45 to 49104
50 to 5489
55 to 5970
60 to 6481
65 to 6966
70 to 7444
75 to 7924
80 and over28
Total1,925

Historical population

The population of Cawit grew from 1,578 in 1990 to 1,925 in 2015, an increase of 347 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.33%, or an increase of 33 people, from the previous population of 1,892 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,578
1,6500.84%
1,634-0.21%
2,0042.86%
1,892-2.07%
1,9250.33%

Location

Cawit is situated at approximately 10.7341, 124.5033, in the island of Ponson. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.4 meters or 40.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cawit 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.