Biga, Municipality of Calatagan, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
MunicipalityCalatagan
Postal code4215
Population (2015)2,849
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.9146, 120.6480

Biga is a barangay in the municipality of Calatagan, in the province of Batangas. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,849. This represented 5.05% of the total population of Calatagan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Biga is 5 to 9, with 316 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4220
5 to 9316
10 to 14304
15 to 19275
20 to 24248
25 to 29200
30 to 34205
35 to 39206
40 to 44196
45 to 49154
50 to 54113
55 to 59113
60 to 6481
65 to 6985
70 to 7437
75 to 7925
80 and over29
Total2,849

Historical population

The population of Biga grew from 2,115 in 1990 to 2,849 in 2015, an increase of 734 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.36%, or an increase of 54 people, from the previous population of 2,795 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,115
2,4312.64%
2,6531.89%
2,9441.45%
2,795-1.87%
2,8490.36%

Location

Biga is situated at approximately 13.9146, 120.6480, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 49.0 meters or 160.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Biga 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.