Pangayawan, Municipality of Gitagum, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
MunicipalityGitagum
Postal code9020
Population (2020)1,205
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5874, 124.3850 (8° 35' North, 124° 23' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level12.8 meters (42.0 feet)

Pangayawan is a barangay in the municipality of Gitagum, in the province of Misamis Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,205. This represented 6.72% of the total population of Gitagum.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Pangayawan in the 2015 Census was 1,199 broken down into 288 households or an average of 4.16 members per household.

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Number of households in Pangayawan (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
6371255.10
6811464.66
8081634.96
9362134.39
1,0712344.58
1,1992884.16

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pangayawan is 5 to 9, with 135 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

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Population of Pangayawan by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1292.42%
1 to 41028.51%
5 to 913511.26%
10 to 1413311.09%
15 to 191089.01%
20 to 24968.01%
25 to 29988.17%
30 to 34766.34%
35 to 39786.51%
40 to 44816.76%
45 to 49605.00%
50 to 54655.42%
55 to 59352.92%
60 to 64322.67%
65 to 69242.00%
70 to 74181.50%
75 to 79151.25%
80 and over141.17%
Total1,199100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 54.73
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 9.74
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 64.47
  • Median Age: 24.82

Historical population

The population of Pangayawan grew from 637 in 1990 to 1,205 in 2020, an increase of 568 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.11%, or an increase of 6 people, from the previous population of 1,199 in 2015.

Population of Pangayawan (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
637
6811.26%
8083.73%
9362.05%
1,0715.03%
1,1992.17%
1,2050.11%

Location

Pangayawan is situated at approximately 8.5874, 124.3850, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.8 meters or 42.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pangayawan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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