Baguiw, Municipality of Tagapul-an, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityTagapul-An
Postal code6712
Population (2020)1,380
Philippine major island(s)Tagapul-an
Coordinates12.0482, 124.1805 (12° 3' North, 124° 11' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.4 meters (24.3 feet)

Baguiw is a barangay in the municipality of Tagapul-An, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,380. This represented 15.67% of the total population of Tagapul-an.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Baguiw in the 2015 Census was 1,293 broken down into 261 households or an average of 4.95 members per household.

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Number of households in Baguiw (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
1,1341935.88
1,2242115.80
1,3402315.80
1,3212595.10
1,2272534.85
1,2932614.95

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Baguiw is 10 to 14, with 177 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

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Population of Baguiw by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1231.78%
1 to 41158.89%
5 to 916612.84%
10 to 1417713.69%
15 to 1915011.60%
20 to 241017.81%
25 to 29997.66%
30 to 34765.88%
35 to 39644.95%
40 to 44685.26%
45 to 49614.72%
50 to 54453.48%
55 to 59453.48%
60 to 64342.63%
65 to 69302.32%
70 to 74191.47%
75 to 79120.93%
80 and over80.62%
Total1,293100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 64.74
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 9.29
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 74.03
  • Median Age: 20.77

Historical population

The population of Baguiw grew from 1,134 in 1990 to 1,380 in 2020, an increase of 246 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 1.38%, or an increase of 87 people, from the previous population of 1,293 in 2015.

Population of Baguiw (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,134
1,2241.44%
1,3401.96%
1,321-0.20%
1,227-2.65%
1,2931.00%
1,3801.38%

Location

Baguiw is situated at approximately 12.0482, 124.1805, in the island of Tagapul-an. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.4 meters or 24.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Baguiw shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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