Kauswagan, Municipality of Malitbog, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMalitbog
Postal code6603
Population (2015)338
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2018, 124.9387

Kauswagan is a barangay in the municipality of Malitbog, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 338. This represented 1.47% of the total population of Malitbog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kauswagan is 10 to 14, with 57 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 437
5 to 953
10 to 1457
15 to 1932
20 to 2428
25 to 2928
30 to 3420
35 to 3915
40 to 4412
45 to 4910
50 to 547
55 to 598
60 to 648
65 to 696
70 to 744
75 to 791
80 and over
Total338

Historical population

The population of Kauswagan fell from 345 in 1990 to 338 in 2015, a decrease of 7 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.69%, or an increase of 44 people, from the previous population of 294 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
345
195-10.14%
147-5.88%
2678.58%
2943.57%
3382.69%

Location

Kauswagan is situated at approximately 10.2018, 124.9387, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 466.7 meters or 1,531.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kauswagan 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.