Sawang, Municipality of Sibutad, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
MunicipalitySibutad
Postal code7103
Population (2015)1,331
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6867, 123.4981

Sawang is a barangay in the municipality of Sibutad, in the province of Zamboanga del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,331. This represented 7.54% of the total population of Sibutad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sawang is 5 to 9, with 157 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4120
5 to 9157
10 to 14129
15 to 19121
20 to 2486
25 to 2990
30 to 3471
35 to 3952
40 to 4468
45 to 4979
50 to 5482
55 to 5976
60 to 6462
65 to 6932
70 to 7430
75 to 7912
80 and over36
Total1,331

Historical population

The population of Sawang grew from 1,223 in 1990 to 1,331 in 2015, an increase of 108 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.21%, or a decrease of 88 people, from the previous population of 1,419 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,223
1,117-1.68%
1,2502.44%
1,3170.72%
1,4192.75%
1,331-1.21%

Location

Sawang is situated at approximately 8.6867, 123.4981, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.4 meters or 63.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sawang 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.