Bilwang, Municipality of Isabel, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityIsabel
Postal code6539
Population (2015)3,062
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.8847, 124.4724

Bilwang is a barangay in the municipality of Isabel, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,062. This represented 6.53% of the total population of Isabel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bilwang is 25 to 29, with 309 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 180
1 to 4248
5 to 9295
10 to 14272
15 to 19212
20 to 24302
25 to 29309
30 to 34251
35 to 39190
40 to 44149
45 to 49143
50 to 54164
55 to 59151
60 to 64120
65 to 6975
70 to 7441
75 to 7934
80 and over26
Total3,062

Historical population

The population of Bilwang grew from 2,028 in 1990 to 3,062 in 2015, an increase of 1,034 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.19%, or an increase of 184 people, from the previous population of 2,878 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,028
2,5654.50%
2,6510.71%
2,488-0.87%
2,8785.44%
3,0621.19%

Location

Bilwang is situated at approximately 10.8847, 124.4724, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 75.1 meters or 246.4 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.