Bocon, Municipality of Caramoran, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityCaramoran
Postal code4808
Population (2015)330
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.8709, 124.1686

Bocon is a barangay in the municipality of Caramoran, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 330. This represented 1.10% of the total population of Caramoran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bocon is 10 to 14, with 47 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 441
5 to 936
10 to 1447
15 to 1933
20 to 2422
25 to 2916
30 to 3418
35 to 3926
40 to 4420
45 to 4915
50 to 5417
55 to 598
60 to 645
65 to 694
70 to 743
75 to 796
80 and over1
Total330

Historical population

The population of Bocon grew from 245 in 1990 to 330 in 2015, an increase of 85 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.89%, or an increase of 15 people, from the previous population of 315 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
245
2671.62%
191-6.93%
2805.42%
3154.38%
3300.89%

Location

Bocon is situated at approximately 13.8709, 124.1686, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 533.0 meters or 1,748.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bocon 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.