Tigao, Municipality of Cortes, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCortes
Postal code8313
Population (2015)2,164
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.2218, 126.1624

Tigao is a barangay in the municipality of Cortes, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,164. This represented 13.60% of the total population of Cortes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tigao is 10 to 14, with 254 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 22 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4194
5 to 9225
10 to 14254
15 to 19213
20 to 24136
25 to 29130
30 to 34147
35 to 39134
40 to 44128
45 to 49128
50 to 54100
55 to 5999
60 to 6478
65 to 6942
70 to 7448
75 to 7922
80 and over39
Total2,164

Historical population

The population of Tigao grew from 1,770 in 1990 to 2,164 in 2015, an increase of 394 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.91%, or an increase of 101 people, from the previous population of 2,063 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,770
1,7730.03%
1,9462.02%
2,1111.13%
2,063-0.83%
2,1640.91%

Location

Tigao is situated at approximately 9.2218, 126.1624, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 102.6 meters or 336.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tigao 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.