Kauswagan, Municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityRamon Magsaysay
Postal code7024
Population (2015)453
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0180, 123.4250

Kauswagan is a barangay in the municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 453. This represented 1.70% of the total population of Ramon Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kauswagan is 10 to 14, with 63 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 432
5 to 957
10 to 1463
15 to 1939
20 to 2444
25 to 2928
30 to 3416
35 to 3925
40 to 4430
45 to 4922
50 to 5419
55 to 5916
60 to 6417
65 to 6917
70 to 747
75 to 791
80 and over7
Total453

Historical population

The population of Kauswagan grew from 394 in 1990 to 453 in 2015, an increase of 59 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.69%, or an increase of 16 people, from the previous population of 437 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
394
375-0.92%
364-0.64%
4071.55%
4372.62%
4530.69%

Location

Kauswagan is situated at approximately 8.0180, 123.4250, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 271.9 meters or 892.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kauswagan 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.