Buga, Municipality of Libon, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityLibon
Postal code4507
Population (2015)3,748
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.2944, 123.3540

Buga is a barangay in the municipality of Libon, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,748. This represented 4.99% of the total population of Libon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buga is 5 to 9, with 490 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 178
1 to 4308
5 to 9490
10 to 14474
15 to 19444
20 to 24337
25 to 29246
30 to 34218
35 to 39253
40 to 44187
45 to 49176
50 to 54151
55 to 59110
60 to 64101
65 to 6974
70 to 7449
75 to 7928
80 and over24
Total3,748

Historical population

The population of Buga grew from 2,625 in 1990 to 3,748 in 2015, an increase of 1,123 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.30%, or an increase of 245 people, from the previous population of 3,503 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,625
3,0763.01%
3,4362.40%
3,405-0.12%
3,5031.04%
3,7481.30%

Location

Buga is situated at approximately 13.2944, 123.3540, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 54.3 meters or 178.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buga 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.