Virac, Municipality of Itogon, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityItogon
Postal code2604
Population (2015)10,990
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.3622, 120.6476

Virac is a barangay in the municipality of Itogon, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 10,990. This represented 18.37% of the total population of Itogon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Virac is 25 to 29, with 1,260 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 61 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1244
1 to 4896
5 to 91,081
10 to 14817
15 to 19860
20 to 241,188
25 to 291,260
30 to 341,122
35 to 39803
40 to 44628
45 to 49590
50 to 54458
55 to 59357
60 to 64287
65 to 69175
70 to 7486
75 to 7977
80 and over61
Total10,990

Historical population

The population of Virac fell from 14,567 in 1990 to 10,990 in 2015, a decrease of 3,577 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.30%, or an increase of 723 people, from the previous population of 10,267 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,567
7,032-12.75%
7,1370.32%
7,9251.45%
10,2679.88%
10,9901.30%

Location

Virac is situated at approximately 16.3622, 120.6476, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,046.3 meters or 3,432.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Virac 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.