Puyat, Municipality of Carmen, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCarmen
Postal code8315
Population (2015)1,318
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.1682, 125.9664

Puyat is a barangay in the municipality of Carmen, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,318. This represented 12.74% of the total population of Carmen.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Puyat is 10 to 14, with 155 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4109
5 to 9126
10 to 14155
15 to 19147
20 to 24123
25 to 2991
30 to 3465
35 to 3956
40 to 4482
45 to 4989
50 to 5473
55 to 5966
60 to 6433
65 to 6929
70 to 7424
75 to 7912
80 and over13
Total1,318

Historical population

The population of Puyat fell from 1,656 in 1990 to 1,318 in 2015, a decrease of 338 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.47%, or a decrease of 269 people, from the previous population of 1,587 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,656
1,397-3.14%
1,4180.32%
1,4760.55%
1,5872.67%
1,318-3.47%

Location

Puyat is situated at approximately 9.1682, 125.9664, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 543.3 meters or 1,782.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Puyat 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.