Tigum, Municipality of Buruanga, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityBuruanga
Postal code5609
Population (2015)1,646
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.8028, 121.8937

Tigum is a barangay in the municipality of Buruanga, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,646. This represented 8.66% of the total population of Buruanga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tigum is 15 to 19, with 172 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4146
5 to 9169
10 to 14159
15 to 19172
20 to 24150
25 to 29156
30 to 34123
35 to 39106
40 to 4490
45 to 4989
50 to 5462
55 to 5943
60 to 6438
65 to 6933
70 to 7428
75 to 7931
80 and over13
Total1,646

Historical population

The population of Tigum grew from 865 in 1990 to 1,646 in 2015, an increase of 781 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.64%, or an increase of 282 people, from the previous population of 1,364 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
865
1,0303.32%
1,2924.98%
1,3000.09%
1,3641.76%
1,6463.64%

Location

Tigum is situated at approximately 11.8028, 121.8937, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 211.7 meters or 694.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tigum 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.