Begonia, Municipality of Viga, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityViga
Postal code4805
Population (2015)675
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.8887, 124.3483

Begonia is a barangay in the municipality of Viga, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 675. This represented 3.12% of the total population of Viga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Begonia is 10 to 14, with 89 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 454
5 to 984
10 to 1489
15 to 1975
20 to 2446
25 to 2933
30 to 3437
35 to 3937
40 to 4433
45 to 4929
50 to 5427
55 to 5936
60 to 6422
65 to 6923
70 to 7416
75 to 7910
80 and over16
Total675

Historical population

The population of Begonia grew from 607 in 1990 to 675 in 2015, an increase of 68 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.63%, or an increase of 22 people, from the previous population of 653 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
607
6862.32%
580-3.53%
6311.17%
6531.26%
6750.63%

Location

Begonia is situated at approximately 13.8887, 124.3483, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.8 meters or 58.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Begonia 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.