Awa, Municipality of Prosperidad, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityProsperidad
Postal code8500
Population (2015)1,888
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6364, 125.8978

Awa is a barangay in the municipality of Prosperidad, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,888. This represented 2.28% of the total population of Prosperidad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Awa is 5 to 9, with 244 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4176
5 to 9244
10 to 14233
15 to 19188
20 to 24146
25 to 29133
30 to 34120
35 to 39103
40 to 44112
45 to 4986
50 to 5484
55 to 5973
60 to 6456
65 to 6941
70 to 7423
75 to 7915
80 and over10
Total1,888

Historical population

The population of Awa grew from 1,466 in 1990 to 1,888 in 2015, an increase of 422 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.89%, or an increase of 86 people, from the previous population of 1,802 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,466
1,6051.71%
1,8412.99%
1,8590.13%
1,802-1.13%
1,8880.89%

Location

Awa is situated at approximately 8.6364, 125.8978, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 114.4 meters or 375.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Awa 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.