Tawad, Municipality of Esperanza, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityEsperanza
Postal code5407
Population (2015)794
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.8561, 123.9927

Tawad is a barangay in the municipality of Esperanza, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 794. This represented 4.28% of the total population of Esperanza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tawad is 15 to 19, with 109 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 485
5 to 999
10 to 1496
15 to 19109
20 to 2467
25 to 2936
30 to 3439
35 to 3941
40 to 4450
45 to 4934
50 to 5434
55 to 5923
60 to 6422
65 to 6916
70 to 7414
75 to 799
80 and over6
Total794

Historical population

The population of Tawad grew from 564 in 1990 to 794 in 2015, an increase of 230 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.89%, or an increase of 36 people, from the previous population of 758 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
564
8147.12%
644-4.90%
7371.88%
7581.03%
7940.89%

Location

Tawad is situated at approximately 11.8561, 123.9927, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.5 meters or 77.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tawad 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.