Gasweling, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2015)908
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5606, 120.5476

Gasweling is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 908. This represented 4.69% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gasweling is 5 to 9, with 115 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 482
5 to 9115
10 to 14101
15 to 1994
20 to 2495
25 to 2968
30 to 3467
35 to 3951
40 to 4444
45 to 4928
50 to 5433
55 to 5929
60 to 6426
65 to 6925
70 to 7412
75 to 799
80 and over13
Total908

Historical population

The population of Gasweling grew from 713 in 1990 to 908 in 2015, an increase of 195 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 4.06%, or a decrease of 221 people, from the previous population of 1,129 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
713
7380.65%
9285.03%
784-2.30%
1,12914.20%
908-4.06%

Location

Gasweling is situated at approximately 16.5606, 120.5476, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,033.8 meters or 3,391.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gasweling 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.