Bugbuga, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code2713
Population (2015)842
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.0655, 120.5314

Bugbuga is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 842. This represented 2.11% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bugbuga is 25 to 29, with 97 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 463
5 to 973
10 to 1482
15 to 1977
20 to 2482
25 to 2997
30 to 3472
35 to 3949
40 to 4443
45 to 4945
50 to 5437
55 to 5932
60 to 6419
65 to 6912
70 to 747
75 to 7917
80 and over11
Total842

Historical population

The population of Bugbuga grew from 449 in 1990 to 842 in 2015, an increase of 393 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.30%, or an increase of 200 people, from the previous population of 642 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
449
5473.77%
5831.38%
6882.31%
642-2.49%
8425.30%

Location

Bugbuga is situated at approximately 17.0655, 120.5314, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 354.6 meters or 1,163.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bugbuga 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.