Bigo, Municipality of Arteche, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityArteche
Postal code6822
Population (2015)335
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2210, 125.2484

Bigo is a barangay in the municipality of Arteche, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 335. This represented 2.09% of the total population of Arteche.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bigo is 15 to 19, with 50 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 431
5 to 931
10 to 1448
15 to 1950
20 to 2438
25 to 2920
30 to 3416
35 to 3921
40 to 4425
45 to 499
50 to 5412
55 to 5910
60 to 645
65 to 694
70 to 742
75 to 791
80 and over1
Total335

Historical population

The population of Bigo grew from 231 in 1990 to 335 in 2015, an increase of 104 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.30%, or an increase of 22 people, from the previous population of 313 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
231
2713.04%
3767.27%
341-1.34%
313-3.07%
3351.30%

Location

Bigo is situated at approximately 12.2210, 125.2484, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.8 meters or 71.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bigo 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.