Bawang, Municipality of Buug, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityBuug
Postal code7009
Population (2015)1,156
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6816, 123.0569

Bawang is a barangay in the municipality of Buug, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,156. This represented 3.16% of the total population of Buug.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bawang is 10 to 14, with 136 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 4125
5 to 9128
10 to 14136
15 to 19127
20 to 24117
25 to 2995
30 to 3463
35 to 3964
40 to 4451
45 to 4956
50 to 5458
55 to 5949
60 to 6430
65 to 6914
70 to 7416
75 to 7911
80 and over6
Total1,156

Historical population

The population of Bawang fell from 1,178 in 1990 to 1,156 in 2015, a decrease of 22 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.32%, or an increase of 77 people, from the previous population of 1,079 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,178
1,090-1.44%
1,031-1.19%
1,0560.33%
1,0790.79%
1,1561.32%

Location

Bawang is situated at approximately 7.6816, 123.0569, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.0 meters or 164.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bawang 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.