Viga, Municipality of Maripipi, Province of Biliran

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceBiliran
MunicipalityMaripipi
Postal code6546
Population (2015)961
Philippine major island(s)Maripipi
Coordinates11.8025, 124.3104

Viga is a barangay in the municipality of Maripipi, in the province of Biliran. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 961. This represented 13.42% of the total population of Maripipi.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Viga is 15 to 19, with 108 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 483
5 to 995
10 to 14102
15 to 19108
20 to 2477
25 to 2957
30 to 3446
35 to 3964
40 to 4448
45 to 4947
50 to 5451
55 to 5944
60 to 6424
65 to 6940
70 to 7421
75 to 7921
80 and over17
Total961

Historical population

The population of Viga grew from 879 in 1990 to 961 in 2015, an increase of 82 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.49%, or an increase of 72 people, from the previous population of 889 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
879
1,0533.44%
1,0680.30%
895-2.41%
889-0.24%
9611.49%

Location

Viga is situated at approximately 11.8025, 124.3104, in the island of Maripipi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 183.4 meters or 601.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Viga 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.