Carayat, Municipality of Prieto Diaz, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityPrieto Diaz
Postal code4711
Population (2015)728
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.0014, 124.1477

Carayat is a barangay in the municipality of Prieto Diaz, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 728. This represented 3.24% of the total population of Prieto Diaz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Carayat is 10 to 14, with 96 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 453
5 to 980
10 to 1496
15 to 1987
20 to 2441
25 to 2932
30 to 3443
35 to 3949
40 to 4447
45 to 4937
50 to 5435
55 to 5926
60 to 6425
65 to 6924
70 to 7414
75 to 799
80 and over12
Total728

Historical population

The population of Carayat grew from 562 in 1990 to 728 in 2015, an increase of 166 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.01%, or a decrease of 82 people, from the previous population of 810 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
562
6081.48%
6240.56%
7141.88%
8104.70%
728-2.01%

Location

Carayat is situated at approximately 13.0014, 124.1477, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.9 meters or 12.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Carayat 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.