Amaga, Municipality of Sigma, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalitySigma
Postal code5816
Population (2015)2,263
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.4432, 122.6865

Amaga is a barangay in the municipality of Sigma, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,263. This represented 7.51% of the total population of Sigma.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Amaga is 10 to 14, with 220 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4157
5 to 9204
10 to 14220
15 to 19213
20 to 24213
25 to 29154
30 to 34141
35 to 39160
40 to 44132
45 to 49151
50 to 54121
55 to 59106
60 to 6496
65 to 6946
70 to 7445
75 to 7940
80 and over39
Total2,263

Historical population

The population of Amaga grew from 1,795 in 1990 to 2,263 in 2015, an increase of 468 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.57%, or an increase of 178 people, from the previous population of 2,085 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,795
1,9992.04%
1,850-1.65%
1,9740.90%
2,0852.01%
2,2631.57%

Location

Amaga is situated at approximately 11.4432, 122.6865, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 27.6 meters or 90.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Amaga 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.