Bigaan, Municipality of Hinatuan, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityHinatuan
Postal code8310
Population (2015)2,995
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.3298, 126.2978

Bigaan is a barangay in the municipality of Hinatuan, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,995. This represented 7.52% of the total population of Hinatuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bigaan is 10 to 14, with 356 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 184
1 to 4295
5 to 9353
10 to 14356
15 to 19327
20 to 24217
25 to 29197
30 to 34163
35 to 39144
40 to 44174
45 to 49158
50 to 54166
55 to 59111
60 to 6475
65 to 6968
70 to 7446
75 to 7932
80 and over29
Total2,995

Historical population

The population of Bigaan grew from 2,685 in 1990 to 2,995 in 2015, an increase of 310 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.33%, or a decrease of 218 people, from the previous population of 3,213 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,685
2,289-2.95%
2,5712.52%
2,9421.88%
3,2133.26%
2,995-1.33%

Location

Bigaan is situated at approximately 8.3298, 126.2978, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 18.7 meters or 61.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bigaan 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.