Punawan, Municipality of Mabuhay, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityMabuhay
Postal code7010
Population (2015)1,405
Philippine major island(s)Olutanga
Coordinates7.3722, 122.8648

Punawan is a barangay in the municipality of Mabuhay, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,405. This represented 3.81% of the total population of Mabuhay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Punawan is 1 to 4, with 188 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4188
5 to 9184
10 to 14170
15 to 19158
20 to 24145
25 to 2993
30 to 3487
35 to 3971
40 to 4447
45 to 4958
50 to 5448
55 to 5937
60 to 6437
65 to 6918
70 to 748
75 to 794
80 and over4
Total1,405

Historical population

The population of Punawan grew from 920 in 1990 to 1,405 in 2015, an increase of 485 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 104 people, from the previous population of 1,301 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
920
9520.64%
1,0321.75%
1,1441.43%
1,3014.79%
1,4051.47%

Location

Punawan is situated at approximately 7.3722, 122.8648, in the island of Olutanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.3 meters or 50.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Punawan 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.