Tawang, Municipality of Balbalan, Province of Kalinga

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceKalinga
MunicipalityBalbalan
Postal code3801
Population (2015)857
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.6043, 121.2252

Tawang is a barangay in the municipality of Balbalan, in the province of Kalinga. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 857. This represented 7.03% of the total population of Balbalan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tawang is 15 to 19, with 108 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 468
5 to 991
10 to 1474
15 to 19108
20 to 2478
25 to 2977
30 to 3444
35 to 3948
40 to 4443
45 to 4945
50 to 5444
55 to 5943
60 to 6428
65 to 6918
70 to 7411
75 to 7911
80 and over12
Total857

Historical population

The population of Tawang fell from 906 in 1990 to 857 in 2015, a decrease of 49 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.74%, or a decrease of 34 people, from the previous population of 891 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
906
9651.19%
940-0.56%
831-1.69%
8912.57%
857-0.74%

Location

Tawang is situated at approximately 17.6043, 121.2252, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,031.2 meters or 3,383.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tawang 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.