Kawasan, Municipality of Old Panamao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityOld Panamao
Postal code7402
Population (2015)719
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9856, 121.2417

Kawasan is a barangay in the municipality of Old Panamao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 719. This represented 1.75% of the total population of Old Panamao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kawasan is 1 to 4, with 118 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4118
5 to 997
10 to 1478
15 to 1977
20 to 2466
25 to 2957
30 to 3438
35 to 3942
40 to 4423
45 to 4928
50 to 5422
55 to 5910
60 to 6415
65 to 696
70 to 746
75 to 792
80 and over3
Total719

Historical population

The population of Kawasan grew from 359 in 1990 to 719 in 2015, an increase of 360 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.36%, or an increase of 199 people, from the previous population of 520 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
359
266-5.46%
46412.67%
8007.80%
520-14.51%
7196.36%

Location

Kawasan is situated at approximately 5.9856, 121.2417, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 79.2 meters or 259.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kawasan 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.