Viga, Municipality of Rapu-Rapu, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityRapu-Rapu
Postal code4517
Population (2015)543
Philippine major island(s)Rapu-Rapu
Coordinates13.2119, 124.1894

Viga is a barangay in the municipality of Rapu-Rapu, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 543. This represented 1.47% of the total population of Rapu-Rapu.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Viga is 5 to 9, with 84 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 459
5 to 984
10 to 1479
15 to 1967
20 to 2447
25 to 2939
30 to 3421
35 to 3925
40 to 4425
45 to 4922
50 to 5417
55 to 5917
60 to 646
65 to 6912
70 to 741
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total543

Historical population

The population of Viga grew from 438 in 1990 to 543 in 2015, an increase of 105 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.04%, or a decrease of 1 people, from the previous population of 544 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
438
424-0.61%
4360.60%
4600.74%
5446.30%
543-0.04%

Location

Viga is situated at approximately 13.2119, 124.1894, in the island of Rapu-Rapu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 95.1 meters or 312.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Viga 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.