Awang East, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)2,434
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0733, 124.6004

Awang East, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,434. This represented 1.32% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Awang East is 15 to 19, with 277 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 32 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4155
5 to 9231
10 to 14251
15 to 19277
20 to 24231
25 to 29161
30 to 34145
35 to 39183
40 to 44162
45 to 49136
50 to 54119
55 to 5979
60 to 6481
65 to 6952
70 to 7453
75 to 7932
80 and over41
Total2,434

Historical population

The population of Awang East grew from 2,342 in 1990 to 2,434 in 2015, an increase of 92 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.70%, or a decrease of 92 people, from the previous population of 2,526 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,342
2,5771.81%
2,7121.10%
2,8700.78%
2,526-4.54%
2,434-0.70%

Location

Awang East is situated at approximately 12.0733, 124.6004, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 14.0 meters or 45.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Awang East 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.