Kauswagan, Municipality of Plaridel, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityPlaridel
Postal code7209
Population (2015)1,197
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6217, 123.6989

Kauswagan is a barangay in the municipality of Plaridel, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,197. This represented 3.08% of the total population of Plaridel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kauswagan is 10 to 14, with 142 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 494
5 to 9114
10 to 14142
15 to 19140
20 to 2482
25 to 2965
30 to 3457
35 to 3964
40 to 4484
45 to 4988
50 to 5474
55 to 5947
60 to 6441
65 to 6930
70 to 7420
75 to 7919
80 and over12
Total1,197

Historical population

The population of Kauswagan grew from 726 in 1990 to 1,197 in 2015, an increase of 471 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.55%, or an increase of 93 people, from the previous population of 1,104 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
726
8573.16%
838-0.48%
1,0322.91%
1,1042.49%
1,1971.55%

Location

Kauswagan is situated at approximately 8.6217, 123.6989, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.7 meters or 8.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kauswagan 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.