Pakwan, Municipality of Lanuza, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityLanuza
Postal code8314
Population (2015)1,042
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.1169, 125.9582

Pakwan is a barangay in the municipality of Lanuza, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,042. This represented 8.68% of the total population of Lanuza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pakwan is 5 to 9, with 166 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 4120
5 to 9166
10 to 14134
15 to 19124
20 to 24127
25 to 2964
30 to 3456
35 to 3952
40 to 4448
45 to 4944
50 to 5437
55 to 5928
60 to 6412
65 to 693
70 to 743
75 to 791
80 and over5
Total1,042

Historical population

The population of Pakwan grew from 428 in 1990 to 1,042 in 2015, an increase of 614 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.70%, or a decrease of 39 people, from the previous population of 1,081 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
428
6026.60%
9089.21%
9861.14%
1,0813.40%
1,042-0.70%

Location

Pakwan is situated at approximately 9.1169, 125.9582, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 504.7 meters or 1,655.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pakwan 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.