Bigaa, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)3,193
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5942, 124.1871

Bigaa is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,193. This represented 4.34% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bigaa is 15 to 19, with 387 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 21 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4230
5 to 9355
10 to 14348
15 to 19387
20 to 24251
25 to 29232
30 to 34236
35 to 39218
40 to 44166
45 to 49182
50 to 54150
55 to 59122
60 to 64108
65 to 6965
70 to 7436
75 to 7930
80 and over21
Total3,193

Historical population

The population of Bigaa grew from 828 in 1990 to 3,193 in 2015, an increase of 2,365 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.69%, or an increase of 416 people, from the previous population of 2,777 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
828
1,0825.14%
1,78611.34%
2,3603.92%
2,7776.10%
3,1932.69%

Location

Bigaa is situated at approximately 13.5942, 124.1871, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.1 meters or 95.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bigaa 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.