Cahagwayan, Municipality of Lapinig, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalityLapinig
Postal code6423
Population (2015)689
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2960, 125.2723

Cahagwayan is a barangay in the municipality of Lapinig, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 689. This represented 5.29% of the total population of Lapinig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cahagwayan is 5 to 9, with 104 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 481
5 to 9104
10 to 1480
15 to 1987
20 to 2464
25 to 2976
30 to 3447
35 to 3920
40 to 4435
45 to 4918
50 to 5414
55 to 5916
60 to 646
65 to 697
70 to 749
75 to 794
80 and over3
Total689

Historical population

The population of Cahagwayan grew from 356 in 1990 to 689 in 2015, an increase of 333 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.21%, or an increase of 187 people, from the previous population of 502 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
356
3680.62%
4836.00%
5160.92%
502-1.00%
6896.21%

Location

Cahagwayan is situated at approximately 12.2960, 125.2723, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.9 meters or 85.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cahagwayan 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.