Tawas, Municipality of Kitaotao, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
MunicipalityKitaotao
Postal code8716
Population (2015)1,896
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5778, 125.1439

Tawas is a barangay in the municipality of Kitaotao, in the province of Bukidnon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,896. This represented 3.77% of the total population of Kitaotao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tawas is 5 to 9, with 219 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4173
5 to 9219
10 to 14199
15 to 19203
20 to 24172
25 to 29170
30 to 34139
35 to 39115
40 to 44115
45 to 4995
50 to 5469
55 to 5953
60 to 6447
65 to 6925
70 to 7422
75 to 7917
80 and over12
Total1,896

Historical population

The population of Tawas grew from 1,156 in 1990 to 1,896 in 2015, an increase of 740 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.40%, or a decrease of 378 people, from the previous population of 2,274 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,156
1,3232.56%
1,3931.11%
1,112-3.06%
2,27429.74%
1,896-3.40%

Location

Tawas is situated at approximately 7.5778, 125.1439, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 335.8 meters or 1,101.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tawas 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.