Caracaran, Municipality of Rapu-Rapu, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityRapu-Rapu
Postal code4517
Population (2015)1,387
Philippine major island(s)Batan
Coordinates13.2404, 123.9901

Caracaran is a barangay in the municipality of Rapu-Rapu, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,387. This represented 3.76% of the total population of Rapu-Rapu.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caracaran is 5 to 9, with 197 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4174
5 to 9197
10 to 14186
15 to 19140
20 to 2478
25 to 2990
30 to 3485
35 to 3985
40 to 4465
45 to 4958
50 to 5449
55 to 5940
60 to 6447
65 to 6934
70 to 7415
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total1,387

Historical population

The population of Caracaran grew from 1,078 in 1990 to 1,387 in 2015, an increase of 309 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.95%, or a decrease of 151 people, from the previous population of 1,538 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,078
1,2442.72%
1,115-2.32%
1,4463.65%
1,5382.27%
1,387-1.95%

Location

Caracaran is situated at approximately 13.2404, 123.9901, in the island of Batan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.9 meters or 81.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caracaran 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.