Tungawan, Municipality of Tambulig, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityTambulig
Postal code7025
Population (2015)1,828
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0450, 123.5470

Tungawan is a barangay in the municipality of Tambulig, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,828. This represented 5.06% of the total population of Tambulig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tungawan is 20 to 24, with 212 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 146
1 to 4142
5 to 9158
10 to 14164
15 to 19190
20 to 24212
25 to 29174
30 to 34119
35 to 39130
40 to 4497
45 to 4995
50 to 5495
55 to 5961
60 to 6454
65 to 6943
70 to 7420
75 to 7914
80 and over14
Total1,828

Historical population

The population of Tungawan grew from 1,484 in 1990 to 1,828 in 2015, an increase of 344 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.28%, or an increase of 27 people, from the previous population of 1,801 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,484
1,5240.50%
1,6471.68%
1,7871.13%
1,8010.28%
1,8280.28%

Location

Tungawan is situated at approximately 8.0450, 123.5470, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.9 meters or 25.9 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.