Caras‑an, Municipality of Tago, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityTago
Postal code8302
Population (2015)1,163
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.8614, 126.0663

Caras‑an is a barangay in the municipality of Tago, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,163. This represented 3.29% of the total population of Tago.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caras-an is 5 to 9, with 155 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4143
5 to 9155
10 to 14132
15 to 19120
20 to 2483
25 to 2972
30 to 3470
35 to 3970
40 to 4461
45 to 4980
50 to 5440
55 to 5929
60 to 6414
65 to 6929
70 to 748
75 to 7919
80 and over10
Total1,163

Historical population

The population of Caras-an grew from 995 in 1990 to 1,163 in 2015, an increase of 168 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.52%, or a decrease of 167 people, from the previous population of 1,330 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
995
941-1.04%
9460.11%
1,0891.96%
1,3307.55%
1,163-2.52%

Location

Caras‑an is situated at approximately 8.8614, 126.0663, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 109.1 meters or 357.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caras‑an 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.