Tawagan, Municipality of Cagwait, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCagwait
Postal code8304
Population (2015)500
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.9378, 126.3031

Tawagan is a barangay in the municipality of Cagwait, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 500. This represented 2.45% of the total population of Cagwait.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tawagan is 25 to 29, with 51 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 443
5 to 943
10 to 1437
15 to 1948
20 to 2436
25 to 2951
30 to 3438
35 to 3925
40 to 4427
45 to 4937
50 to 5432
55 to 5919
60 to 6413
65 to 6918
70 to 7412
75 to 797
80 and over6
Total500

Historical population

The population of Tawagan grew from 474 in 1990 to 500 in 2015, an increase of 26 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.60%, or an increase of 40 people, from the previous population of 460 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
474
393-3.45%
4392.40%
4490.31%
4600.88%
5001.60%

Location

Tawagan is situated at approximately 8.9378, 126.3031, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 88.0 meters or 288.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tawagan 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.