Pawala, Municipality of Donsol, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityDonsol
Postal code4715
Population (2015)256
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.0203, 123.5807

Pawala is a barangay in the municipality of Donsol, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 256. This represented 0.51% of the total population of Donsol.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pawala is 10 to 14, with 42 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 431
5 to 929
10 to 1442
15 to 1928
20 to 2422
25 to 2911
30 to 3413
35 to 3915
40 to 4413
45 to 4911
50 to 545
55 to 597
60 to 6411
65 to 698
70 to 742
75 to 792
80 and over
Total256

Historical population

The population of Pawala grew from 236 in 1990 to 256 in 2015, an increase of 20 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.47%, or a decrease of 36 people, from the previous population of 292 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
236
2702.55%
3143.29%
287-1.23%
2920.63%
256-2.47%

Location

Pawala is situated at approximately 13.0203, 123.5807, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 57.7 meters or 189.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pawala 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.