Pawan, Municipality of Mapun, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityMapun
Postal code7508
Population (2015)1,287
Philippine major island(s)Cagayan de Sulu
Coordinates6.9997, 118.4598

Pawan is a barangay in the municipality of Mapun, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,287. This represented 4.84% of the total population of Mapun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pawan is 30 to 34, with 162 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 4113
5 to 9156
10 to 14151
15 to 19120
20 to 24100
25 to 29101
30 to 34162
35 to 39110
40 to 4467
45 to 4963
50 to 5439
55 to 5928
60 to 6418
65 to 6914
70 to 7415
75 to 797
80 and over3
Total1,287

Historical population

The population of Pawan grew from 1,268 in 1990 to 1,287 in 2015, an increase of 19 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.74%, or a decrease of 51 people, from the previous population of 1,338 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,268
1,3751.53%
1,228-2.40%
1,5192.98%
1,338-4.51%
1,287-0.74%

Location

Pawan is situated at approximately 6.9997, 118.4598, in the island of Cagayan de Sulu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 58.6 meters or 192.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pawan 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.