Sawanga, City of Sorsogon, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
CitySorsogon City
Postal code4700
Population (2015)1,533
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.0671, 124.1303

Sawanga is a barangay in Sorsogon City, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,533. This represented 0.91% of the total population of Sorsogon City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sawanga is 10 to 14, with 222 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 4118
5 to 9200
10 to 14222
15 to 19181
20 to 24100
25 to 2965
30 to 3480
35 to 3988
40 to 4480
45 to 4979
50 to 5463
55 to 5962
60 to 6450
65 to 6943
70 to 7441
75 to 7919
80 and over21
Total1,533

Historical population

The population of Sawanga grew from 1,249 in 1990 to 1,533 in 2015, an increase of 284 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.17%, or a decrease of 14 people, from the previous population of 1,547 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,249
1,3691.73%
1,4541.30%
1,4950.38%
1,5471.25%
1,533-0.17%

Location

Sawanga is situated at approximately 13.0671, 124.1303, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.2 meters or 79.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sawanga 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.