Tan‑awan, Municipality of San Policarpo, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalitySan Policarpo
Postal code6821
Population (2015)488
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2336, 125.4254

Tan‑awan is a barangay in the municipality of San Policarpo, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 488. This represented 3.32% of the total population of San Policarpo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tan-awan is 10 to 14, with 71 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 447
5 to 965
10 to 1471
15 to 1953
20 to 2432
25 to 2922
30 to 3426
35 to 3931
40 to 4422
45 to 4926
50 to 5417
55 to 5922
60 to 6410
65 to 6911
70 to 7412
75 to 796
80 and over4
Total488

Historical population

The population of Tan-awan grew from 385 in 1990 to 488 in 2015, an increase of 103 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.19%, or a decrease of 5 people, from the previous population of 493 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
385
4713.85%
5011.33%
497-0.11%
493-0.29%
488-0.19%

Location

Tan‑awan is situated at approximately 12.2336, 125.4254, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 63.7 meters or 209.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tan‑awan 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.