Carmen, Municipality of Carmen, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCarmen
Postal code8315
Population (2015)2,913
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.2304, 126.0175

Carmen, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Carmen, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,913. This represented 28.15% of the total population of Carmen.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Carmen is 10 to 14, with 298 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 41 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 157
1 to 4237
5 to 9295
10 to 14298
15 to 19267
20 to 24202
25 to 29189
30 to 34195
35 to 39170
40 to 44173
45 to 49190
50 to 54158
55 to 59141
60 to 64109
65 to 6987
70 to 7457
75 to 7947
80 and over41
Total2,913

Historical population

The population of Carmen grew from 2,468 in 1990 to 2,913 in 2015, an increase of 445 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.93%, or an increase of 138 people, from the previous population of 2,775 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,468
2,405-0.48%
2,6271.91%
2,9151.45%
2,775-1.78%
2,9130.93%

Location

Carmen is situated at approximately 9.2304, 126.0175, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.4 meters or 30.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Carmen 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.