Piggatan, Municipality of Alcala, Province of Cagayan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceCagayan
MunicipalityAlcala
Postal code3507
Population (2015)1,544
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.9650, 121.6793

Piggatan is a barangay in the municipality of Alcala, in the province of Cagayan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,544. This represented 3.97% of the total population of Alcala.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Piggatan is 5 to 9, with 183 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 136
1 to 4168
5 to 9183
10 to 14164
15 to 19124
20 to 24146
25 to 29135
30 to 34107
35 to 3983
40 to 4483
45 to 4968
50 to 5474
55 to 5956
60 to 6437
65 to 6928
70 to 7418
75 to 7917
80 and over17
Total1,544

Historical population

The population of Piggatan grew from 813 in 1990 to 1,544 in 2015, an increase of 731 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote there was no change from the previous population in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
813
8871.65%
1,1385.49%
1,2481.28%
1,5448.06%
1,5440.00%

Location

Piggatan is situated at approximately 17.9650, 121.6793, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 78.4 meters or 257.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Piggatan 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.