Tambongon, Municipality of Viga, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityViga
Postal code4805
Population (2015)1,163
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.8923, 124.3655

Tambongon is a barangay in the municipality of Viga, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,163. This represented 5.38% of the total population of Viga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tambongon is 5 to 9, with 156 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4115
5 to 9156
10 to 14138
15 to 19119
20 to 2476
25 to 2970
30 to 3462
35 to 3958
40 to 4464
45 to 4973
50 to 5448
55 to 5939
60 to 6426
65 to 6932
70 to 7420
75 to 7918
80 and over23
Total1,163

Historical population

The population of Tambongon grew from 900 in 1990 to 1,163 in 2015, an increase of 263 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.44%, or a decrease of 27 people, from the previous population of 1,190 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
900
9911.82%
986-0.11%
1,0661.08%
1,1904.09%
1,163-0.44%

Location

Tambongon is situated at approximately 13.8923, 124.3655, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.6 meters or 11.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tambongon shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

(Back to top)

Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.