Sawang, Municipality of Guindulman, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityGuindulman
Postal code6334
Population (2015)1,837
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.7638, 124.4827

Sawang, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Guindulman, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,837. This represented 5.67% of the total population of Guindulman.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sawang is 15 to 19, with 179 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4126
5 to 9154
10 to 14178
15 to 19179
20 to 24156
25 to 29136
30 to 34123
35 to 39120
40 to 4495
45 to 49113
50 to 54109
55 to 5995
60 to 6470
65 to 6946
70 to 7441
75 to 7928
80 and over33
Total1,837

Historical population

The population of Sawang grew from 1,644 in 1990 to 1,837 in 2015, an increase of 193 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.33%, or a decrease of 32 people, from the previous population of 1,869 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,644
1,7060.70%
1,9643.07%
2,0040.28%
1,869-2.51%
1,837-0.33%

Location

Sawang is situated at approximately 9.7638, 124.4827, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.0 meters or 16.4 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.