Owas, Municipality of Magpet, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMagpet
Postal code9404
Population (2015)705
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0656, 125.1618

Owas is a barangay in the municipality of Magpet, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 705. This represented 1.43% of the total population of Magpet.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Owas is 10 to 14, with 80 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 458
5 to 972
10 to 1480
15 to 1961
20 to 2468
25 to 2964
30 to 3436
35 to 3946
40 to 4447
45 to 4944
50 to 5434
55 to 5931
60 to 6419
65 to 6911
70 to 745
75 to 797
80 and over5
Total705

Historical population

The population of Owas grew from 517 in 1990 to 705 in 2015, an increase of 188 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.61%, or a decrease of 23 people, from the previous population of 728 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
517
6855.41%
7532.05%
702-0.96%
7281.33%
705-0.61%

Location

Owas is situated at approximately 7.0656, 125.1618, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 644.8 meters or 2,115.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

(Back to top)

Notes

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