Mahawid, Municipality of Tuburan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityTuburan
Postal code7306
Population (2015)1,975
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6155, 122.2828

Mahawid is a barangay in the municipality of Tuburan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,975. This represented 9.77% of the total population of Tuburan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahawid is 15 to 19, with 237 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4173
5 to 9215
10 to 14228
15 to 19237
20 to 24205
25 to 29187
30 to 34125
35 to 39140
40 to 44163
45 to 4989
50 to 5453
55 to 5936
60 to 6433
65 to 6944
70 to 7411
75 to 794
80 and over4
Total1,975

Historical population

The population of Mahawid grew from 281 in 1990 to 1,975 in 2015, an increase of 1,694 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.82%, or a decrease of 200 people, from the previous population of 2,175 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
281
3142.10%
1,00728.38%
3,62319.31%
2,175-16.95%
1,975-1.82%

Location

Mahawid is situated at approximately 6.6155, 122.2828, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 168.4 meters or 552.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mahawid 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.