Bilwang, Municipality of Kawayan, Province of Biliran

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceBiliran
MunicipalityKawayan
Postal code6545
Population (2015)663
Philippine major island(s)Biliran
Coordinates11.6928, 124.3974

Bilwang is a barangay in the municipality of Kawayan, in the province of Biliran. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 663. This represented 3.27% of the total population of Kawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bilwang is 10 to 14, with 81 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 469
5 to 975
10 to 1481
15 to 1959
20 to 2465
25 to 2943
30 to 3435
35 to 3938
40 to 4431
45 to 4924
50 to 5438
55 to 5930
60 to 6415
65 to 6914
70 to 748
75 to 7914
80 and over7
Total663

Historical population

The population of Bilwang grew from 523 in 1990 to 663 in 2015, an increase of 140 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.98%, or an increase of 33 people, from the previous population of 630 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
523
5370.50%
5801.67%
6301.15%
6300.00%
6630.98%

Location

Bilwang is situated at approximately 11.6928, 124.3974, in the island of Biliran. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 160.4 meters or 526.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bilwang 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.