Bitaugan West, Municipality of Cagwait, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCagwait
Postal code8304
Population (2015)1,536
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.8521, 126.2318

Bitaugan West is a barangay in the municipality of Cagwait, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,536. This represented 7.54% of the total population of Cagwait.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bitaugan West is 15 to 19, with 172 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4146
5 to 9170
10 to 14171
15 to 19172
20 to 24139
25 to 29134
30 to 3483
35 to 3987
40 to 4488
45 to 4970
50 to 5470
55 to 5952
60 to 6437
65 to 6936
70 to 7419
75 to 7913
80 and over18
Total1,536

Historical population

The population of Bitaugan West grew from 1,001 in 1990 to 1,536 in 2015, an increase of 535 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.67%, or an increase of 265 people, from the previous population of 1,271 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,001
890-2.18%
1,1836.29%
1,2991.30%
1,271-0.79%
1,5363.67%

Location

Bitaugan West is situated at approximately 8.8521, 126.2318, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 348.1 meters or 1,142.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bitaugan West 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.