Caricaran, City of Sorsogon, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
CitySorsogon City
Postal code4700
Population (2015)2,371
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.0306, 124.0503

Caricaran is a barangay in Sorsogon City, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,371. This represented 1.41% of the total population of Sorsogon City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caricaran is 15 to 19, with 285 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4232
5 to 9253
10 to 14283
15 to 19285
20 to 24227
25 to 29173
30 to 34133
35 to 39131
40 to 44113
45 to 49136
50 to 54114
55 to 5982
60 to 6461
65 to 6929
70 to 7431
75 to 7923
80 and over17
Total2,371

Historical population

The population of Caricaran grew from 1,127 in 1990 to 2,371 in 2015, an increase of 1,244 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.61%, or an increase of 500 people, from the previous population of 1,871 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,127
1,2371.76%
1,4253.08%
1,5801.43%
1,8716.35%
2,3714.61%

Location

Caricaran is situated at approximately 13.0306, 124.0503, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.8 meters or 55.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caricaran 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.