Comawas, City of Bislig, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
CityBislig
Postal code8311
Population (2015)3,472
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1851, 126.3261

Comawas is a barangay in the city of Bislig, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,472. This represented 3.67% of the total population of Bislig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Comawas is 5 to 9, with 408 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 21 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 179
1 to 4295
5 to 9408
10 to 14380
15 to 19327
20 to 24272
25 to 29282
30 to 34215
35 to 39200
40 to 44181
45 to 49214
50 to 54158
55 to 59150
60 to 64126
65 to 6969
70 to 7472
75 to 7921
80 and over23
Total3,472

Historical population

The population of Comawas fell from 3,660 in 2000 to 3,472 in 2015, a decrease of 188 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.48%, or a decrease of 89 people, from the previous population of 3,561 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,660
3,8380.66%
3,561-2.69%
3,472-0.48%

Location

Comawas is situated at approximately 8.1851, 126.3261, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.5 meters or 27.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Comawas 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.