Esperanza, Municipality of Carmen, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCarmen
Postal code8315
Population (2015)732
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.2216, 125.9553

Esperanza is a barangay in the municipality of Carmen, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 732. This represented 7.07% of the total population of Carmen.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Esperanza is 10 to 14, with 81 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 443
5 to 970
10 to 1481
15 to 1969
20 to 2451
25 to 2950
30 to 3449
35 to 3953
40 to 4451
45 to 4933
50 to 5438
55 to 5934
60 to 6433
65 to 6923
70 to 7416
75 to 7910
80 and over11
Total732

Historical population

The population of Esperanza fell from 1,942 in 1990 to 732 in 2015, a decrease of 1,210 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.00%, or a decrease of 82 people, from the previous population of 814 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,942
746-16.41%
8974.03%
841-0.89%
814-1.18%
732-2.00%

Location

Esperanza is situated at approximately 9.2216, 125.9553, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 270.8 meters or 888.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Esperanza 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.