Asuncion, Municipality of Viga, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityViga
Postal code4805
Population (2015)556
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.8652, 124.2984

Asuncion, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Viga, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 556. This represented 2.57% of the total population of Viga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Asuncion is 5 to 9, with 58 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 447
5 to 958
10 to 1457
15 to 1944
20 to 2448
25 to 2939
30 to 3440
35 to 3933
40 to 4426
45 to 4939
50 to 5418
55 to 5922
60 to 6421
65 to 6918
70 to 747
75 to 7910
80 and over8
Total556

Historical population

The population of Asuncion grew from 430 in 1990 to 556 in 2015, an increase of 126 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.81%, or an increase of 23 people, from the previous population of 533 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
430
5012.90%
430-3.22%
4560.81%
5335.84%
5560.81%

Location

Asuncion is situated at approximately 13.8652, 124.2984, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.5 meters or 27.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Asuncion 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.