Tungawan, Municipality of Sominot, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalitySominot
Postal code7022
Population (2015)1,798
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0897, 123.3739

Tungawan is a barangay in the municipality of Sominot, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,798. This represented 9.70% of the total population of Sominot.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tungawan is 10 to 14, with 235 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 4163
5 to 9225
10 to 14235
15 to 19203
20 to 24147
25 to 29120
30 to 3486
35 to 3982
40 to 44109
45 to 49100
50 to 5494
55 to 5971
60 to 6446
65 to 6934
70 to 7428
75 to 7919
80 and over18
Total1,798

Historical population

The population of Tungawan grew from 1,422 in 1990 to 1,798 in 2015, an increase of 376 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.24%, or an increase of 113 people, from the previous population of 1,685 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,422
1,389-0.44%
1,5031.71%
1,6231.06%
1,6851.37%
1,7981.24%

Location

Tungawan is situated at approximately 8.0897, 123.3739, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 233.8 meters or 767.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tungawan 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.