Carara‑an, Municipality of Leon, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLeon
Postal code5026
Population (2015)730
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.8455, 122.3515

Carara‑an is a barangay in the municipality of Leon, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 730. This represented 1.46% of the total population of Leon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Carara-an is 15 to 19, with 82 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 446
5 to 964
10 to 1476
15 to 1982
20 to 2452
25 to 2961
30 to 3446
35 to 3954
40 to 4442
45 to 4940
50 to 5436
55 to 5941
60 to 6428
65 to 6920
70 to 7413
75 to 7911
80 and over8
Total730

Historical population

The population of Carara-an grew from 608 in 1990 to 730 in 2015, an increase of 122 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.35%, or a decrease of 54 people, from the previous population of 784 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
608
6681.78%
7342.04%
7810.86%
7840.14%
730-1.35%

Location

Carara‑an is situated at approximately 10.8455, 122.3515, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 252.9 meters or 829.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Carara‑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.