Sawangan, Municipality of Mawab, Province of Compostela Valley

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceCompostela Valley
MunicipalityMawab
Postal code8802
Population (2015)2,360
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4858, 125.8949

Sawangan is a barangay in the municipality of Mawab, in the province of Compostela Valley. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,360. This represented 6.37% of the total population of Mawab.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sawangan is 5 to 9, with 270 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 166
1 to 4207
5 to 9270
10 to 14246
15 to 19239
20 to 24221
25 to 29196
30 to 34160
35 to 39136
40 to 44119
45 to 49136
50 to 54103
55 to 5992
60 to 6452
65 to 6939
70 to 7438
75 to 7915
80 and over25
Total2,360

Historical population

The population of Sawangan grew from 1,328 in 1990 to 2,360 in 2015, an increase of 1,032 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 117 people, from the previous population of 2,243 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,328
1,5272.65%
1,5580.43%
2,1754.71%
2,2431.13%
2,3600.97%

Location

Sawangan is situated at approximately 7.4858, 125.8949, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 187.3 meters or 614.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sawangan 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.