Cawayan, Municipality of Libagon, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityLibagon
Postal code6615
Population (2015)925
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2731, 125.0829

Cawayan is a barangay in the municipality of Libagon, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 925. This represented 6.10% of the total population of Libagon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cawayan is 20 to 24, with 101 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 467
5 to 979
10 to 1493
15 to 1998
20 to 24101
25 to 2974
30 to 3469
35 to 3950
40 to 4446
45 to 4949
50 to 5442
55 to 5946
60 to 6431
65 to 6924
70 to 7417
75 to 798
80 and over15
Total925

Historical population

The population of Cawayan grew from 657 in 1990 to 925 in 2015, an increase of 268 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.69%, or an increase of 78 people, from the previous population of 847 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
657
6920.98%
8113.46%
8440.55%
8470.13%
9251.69%

Location

Cawayan is situated at approximately 10.2731, 125.0829, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 191.2 meters or 627.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cawayan 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.