Pawikan, Municipality of Cabucgayan, Province of Biliran

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceBiliran
MunicipalityCabucgayan
Postal code6550
Population (2015)1,480
Philippine major island(s)Biliran
Coordinates11.5082, 124.5940

Pawikan is a barangay in the municipality of Cabucgayan, in the province of Biliran. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,480. This represented 7.12% of the total population of Cabucgayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pawikan is 5 to 9, with 192 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4151
5 to 9192
10 to 14183
15 to 19130
20 to 24108
25 to 2983
30 to 3494
35 to 3999
40 to 4472
45 to 4974
50 to 5457
55 to 5948
60 to 6449
65 to 6939
70 to 7429
75 to 7919
80 and over20
Total1,480

Historical population

The population of Pawikan grew from 1,389 in 1990 to 1,480 in 2015, an increase of 91 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.12%, or an increase of 9 people, from the previous population of 1,471 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,389
1,388-0.01%
1,295-1.48%
1,3340.41%
1,4713.62%
1,4800.12%

Location

Pawikan is situated at approximately 11.5082, 124.5940, in the island of Biliran. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 289.5 meters or 949.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pawikan 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.