Cares, Municipality of Pugo, Province of La Union

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceLa Union
MunicipalityPugo
Postal code2508
Population (2015)2,671
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.3182, 120.4809

Cares is a barangay in the municipality of Pugo, in the province of La Union. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,671. This represented 13.57% of the total population of Pugo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cares is 5 to 9, with 291 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4238
5 to 9291
10 to 14267
15 to 19239
20 to 24241
25 to 29258
30 to 34233
35 to 39186
40 to 44132
45 to 49113
50 to 54105
55 to 5997
60 to 6496
65 to 6955
70 to 7423
75 to 7915
80 and over24
Total2,671

Historical population

The population of Cares grew from 985 in 1990 to 2,671 in 2015, an increase of 1,686 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.70%, or an increase of 771 people, from the previous population of 1,900 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
985
1,1993.75%
1,2410.74%
3,54615.58%
1,900-20.32%
2,6716.70%

Location

Cares is situated at approximately 16.3182, 120.4809, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 117.5 meters or 385.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cares 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.