Awang, Municipality of Miagao, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityMiagao
Postal code5023
Population (2015)156
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.6556, 122.1501

Awang is a barangay in the municipality of Miagao, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 156. This represented 0.23% of the total population of Miagao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Awang is 20 to 24, with 25 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13
1 to 417
5 to 911
10 to 1410
15 to 199
20 to 2425
25 to 2914
30 to 349
35 to 3910
40 to 4410
45 to 499
50 to 544
55 to 598
60 to 644
65 to 693
70 to 745
75 to 793
80 and over2
Total156

Historical population

The population of Awang fell from 170 in 1990 to 156 in 2015, a decrease of 14 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.38%, or a decrease of 21 people, from the previous population of 177 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
170
145-2.94%
110-5.75%
1756.61%
1770.41%
156-2.38%

Location

Awang is situated at approximately 10.6556, 122.1501, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 162.8 meters or 534.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Awang 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.