Soboc, Municipality of Viga, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityViga
Postal code4805
Population (2015)869
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.8712, 124.3864

Soboc is a barangay in the municipality of Viga, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 869. This represented 4.02% of the total population of Viga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Soboc is 10 to 14, with 127 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 476
5 to 9103
10 to 14127
15 to 19115
20 to 2463
25 to 2941
30 to 3434
35 to 3954
40 to 4440
45 to 4946
50 to 5444
55 to 5930
60 to 6422
65 to 6922
70 to 7411
75 to 7910
80 and over14
Total869

Historical population

The population of Soboc grew from 592 in 1990 to 869 in 2015, an increase of 277 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.38%, or an increase of 17 people, from the previous population of 852 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
592
6411.50%
6811.31%
7130.64%
8526.70%
8690.38%

Location

Soboc is situated at approximately 13.8712, 124.3864, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.2 meters or 13.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Soboc 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.