Central, Municipality of Placer, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
MunicipalityPlacer
Postal code8405
Population (2015)2,783
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.6542, 125.6020

Central, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Placer, in the province of Surigao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,783. This represented 10.27% of the total population of Placer.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Central is 10 to 14, with 291 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 165
1 to 4250
5 to 9281
10 to 14291
15 to 19246
20 to 24228
25 to 29234
30 to 34186
35 to 39180
40 to 44154
45 to 49190
50 to 54115
55 to 59108
60 to 6493
65 to 6952
70 to 7451
75 to 7935
80 and over24
Total2,783

Historical population

The population of Central grew from 1,738 in 1990 to 2,783 in 2015, an increase of 1,045 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.89%, or an increase of 387 people, from the previous population of 2,396 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,738
2,3075.45%
2,260-0.44%
2,095-1.04%
2,3965.01%
2,7832.89%

Location

Central is situated at approximately 9.6542, 125.6020, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 38.7 meters or 127.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Central 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.