Biga‑a, Municipality of La Libertad, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityLa Libertad
Postal code6213
Population (2015)1,061
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.0297, 123.1986

Biga‑a is a barangay in the municipality of La Libertad, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,061. This represented 2.75% of the total population of La Libertad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Biga-a is 5 to 9, with 134 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 4121
5 to 9134
10 to 14112
15 to 1976
20 to 2463
25 to 2962
30 to 3471
35 to 3962
40 to 4449
45 to 4957
50 to 5450
55 to 5951
60 to 6440
65 to 6934
70 to 7430
75 to 7918
80 and over12
Total1,061

Historical population

The population of Biga-a grew from 870 in 1990 to 1,061 in 2015, an increase of 191 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.70%, or a decrease of 40 people, from the previous population of 1,101 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
870
9682.02%
9930.55%
901-1.33%
1,1017.57%
1,061-0.70%

Location

Biga‑a is situated at approximately 10.0297, 123.1986, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 101.7 meters or 333.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Biga‑a 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.