Pawa, Municipality of Matnog, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityMatnog
Postal code4708
Population (2015)1,383
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.6098, 124.0543

Pawa is a barangay in the municipality of Matnog, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,383. This represented 3.36% of the total population of Matnog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pawa is 10 to 14, with 174 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 4142
5 to 9131
10 to 14174
15 to 19146
20 to 24119
25 to 2989
30 to 3474
35 to 3983
40 to 4481
45 to 4995
50 to 5450
55 to 5948
60 to 6431
65 to 6935
70 to 7423
75 to 7923
80 and over18
Total1,383

Historical population

The population of Pawa grew from 882 in 1990 to 1,383 in 2015, an increase of 501 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.48%, or an increase of 103 people, from the previous population of 1,280 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
882
8930.23%
1,0533.60%
1,2692.61%
1,2800.31%
1,3831.48%

Location

Pawa is situated at approximately 12.6098, 124.0543, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.3 meters or 96.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pawa 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.