Caoayan, Municipality of Sugpon, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySugpon
Postal code2717
Population (2015)663
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.7959, 120.5794

Caoayan is a barangay in the municipality of Sugpon, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 663. This represented 14.46% of the total population of Sugpon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caoayan is 5 to 9, with 76 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 451
5 to 976
10 to 1470
15 to 1961
20 to 2471
25 to 2955
30 to 3451
35 to 3929
40 to 4435
45 to 4928
50 to 5429
55 to 5922
60 to 6418
65 to 6920
70 to 7411
75 to 798
80 and over14
Total663

Historical population

The population of Caoayan grew from 585 in 1990 to 663 in 2015, an increase of 78 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.99%, or an increase of 95 people, from the previous population of 568 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
585
6592.26%
654-0.16%
562-2.07%
5680.39%
6632.99%

Location

Caoayan is situated at approximately 16.7959, 120.5794, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 718.0 meters or 2,355.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caoayan 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.