Buricain, Municipality of Pigcawayan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityPigcawayan
Postal code9412
Population (2015)2,035
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2126, 124.3747

Buricain is a barangay in the municipality of Pigcawayan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,035. This represented 3.05% of the total population of Pigcawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buricain is 5 to 9, with 252 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4213
5 to 9252
10 to 14242
15 to 19241
20 to 24239
25 to 29184
30 to 34147
35 to 39124
40 to 44101
45 to 4986
50 to 5448
55 to 5930
60 to 6432
65 to 6914
70 to 7413
75 to 793
80 and over8
Total2,035

Historical population

The population of Buricain grew from 853 in 1990 to 2,035 in 2015, an increase of 1,182 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.34%, or a decrease of 37 people, from the previous population of 2,072 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
853
753-2.31%
1,24411.36%
1,9876.67%
2,0721.54%
2,035-0.34%

Location

Buricain is situated at approximately 7.2126, 124.3747, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.2 meters or 66.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buricain 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.