Lower Tungawan, Municipality of Tungawan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityTungawan
Postal code7018
Population (2015)2,141
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5169, 122.3111

Lower Tungawan is a barangay in the municipality of Tungawan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,141. This represented 5.09% of the total population of Tungawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lower Tungawan is 5 to 9, with 244 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4201
5 to 9244
10 to 14242
15 to 19231
20 to 24193
25 to 29136
30 to 34148
35 to 39148
40 to 44107
45 to 49104
50 to 5499
55 to 5963
60 to 6458
65 to 6952
70 to 7429
75 to 7920
80 and over15
Total2,141

Historical population

The population of Lower Tungawan fell from 2,633 in 1990 to 2,141 in 2015, a decrease of 492 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.31%, or an increase of 242 people, from the previous population of 1,899 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,633
1,228-13.32%
1,3482.02%
1,7773.88%
1,8992.45%
2,1412.31%

Location

Lower Tungawan is situated at approximately 7.5169, 122.3111, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 154.5 meters or 506.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lower 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.