Biay, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Zambales

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceZambales
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code2213
Population (2015)2,379
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates15.7448, 119.9108

Biay is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Zambales. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,379. This represented 4.09% 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 Biay is 10 to 14, with 244 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 157
1 to 4243
5 to 9240
10 to 14244
15 to 19228
20 to 24160
25 to 29180
30 to 34178
35 to 39153
40 to 44143
45 to 49131
50 to 54114
55 to 5983
60 to 6468
65 to 6965
70 to 7432
75 to 7931
80 and over29
Total2,379

Historical population

The population of Biay grew from 1,440 in 1990 to 2,379 in 2015, an increase of 939 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.33%, or an increase of 271 people, from the previous population of 2,108 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,440
1,7543.76%
1,9922.77%
1,979-0.09%
2,1082.33%
2,3792.33%

Location

Biay is situated at approximately 15.7448, 119.9108, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.7 meters or 25.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Biay 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.