Igang, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)738
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5297, 124.2080

Igang is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 738. This represented 1.00% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Igang is 15 to 19, with 100 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 462
5 to 989
10 to 1499
15 to 19100
20 to 2453
25 to 2934
30 to 3446
35 to 3938
40 to 4439
45 to 4937
50 to 5438
55 to 5929
60 to 6420
65 to 6911
70 to 7414
75 to 799
80 and over8
Total738

Historical population

The population of Igang grew from 581 in 1990 to 738 in 2015, an increase of 157 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.12%, or a decrease of 45 people, from the previous population of 783 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
581
6231.32%
6741.70%
7331.16%
7832.43%
738-1.12%

Location

Igang is situated at approximately 13.5297, 124.2080, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 63.7 meters or 209.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Igang 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.