Sawang, Municipality of Dimiao, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityDimiao
Postal code6305
Population (2015)514
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.6115, 124.1627

Sawang is a barangay in the municipality of Dimiao, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 514. This represented 3.58% of the total population of Dimiao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sawang is 15 to 19, with 46 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 443
5 to 945
10 to 1442
15 to 1946
20 to 2430
25 to 2936
30 to 3435
35 to 3934
40 to 4425
45 to 4938
50 to 5427
55 to 5922
60 to 6423
65 to 6917
70 to 7417
75 to 7914
80 and over9
Total514

Historical population

The population of Sawang grew from 472 in 1995 to 514 in 2015, an increase of 42 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.88%, or an increase of 23 people, from the previous population of 491 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
472
441-1.45%
4961.63%
491-0.37%
5140.88%

Location

Sawang is situated at approximately 9.6115, 124.1627, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 36.9 meters or 121.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sawang 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.