Sawa, Municipality of Mabuhay, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityMabuhay
Postal code7010
Population (2015)2,917
Philippine major island(s)Olutanga
Coordinates7.3478, 122.9345

Sawa is a barangay in the municipality of Mabuhay, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,917. This represented 7.91% of the total population of Mabuhay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sawa is 10 to 14, with 472 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1108
1 to 4325
5 to 9469
10 to 14472
15 to 19353
20 to 24207
25 to 29202
30 to 34152
35 to 39165
40 to 44129
45 to 49120
50 to 5461
55 to 5937
60 to 6437
65 to 6931
70 to 7423
75 to 7910
80 and over16
Total2,917

Historical population

The population of Sawa grew from 665 in 1990 to 2,917 in 2015, an increase of 2,252 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.66%, or an increase of 376 people, from the previous population of 2,541 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
665
1,15710.93%
1,6698.17%
2,4455.41%
2,5411.41%
2,9172.66%

Location

Sawa is situated at approximately 7.3478, 122.9345, in the island of Olutanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.3 meters or 66.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sawa 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.