Karao, Municipality of Bokod, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityBokod
Postal code2605
Population (2015)989
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5131, 120.8576

Karao is a barangay in the municipality of Bokod, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 989. This represented 7.19% of the total population of Bokod.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Karao is 20 to 24, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 473
5 to 979
10 to 1493
15 to 1990
20 to 24119
25 to 2998
30 to 3463
35 to 3953
40 to 4440
45 to 4942
50 to 5458
55 to 5961
60 to 6432
65 to 6924
70 to 7414
75 to 7915
80 and over17
Total989

Historical population

The population of Karao grew from 853 in 1990 to 989 in 2015, an increase of 136 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.61%, or an increase of 31 people, from the previous population of 958 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
853
837-0.35%
9171.98%
1,0131.38%
958-2.01%
9890.61%

Location

Karao is situated at approximately 16.5131, 120.8576, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,520.3 meters or 4,987.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Karao 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.