Bicao, Municipality of Carmen, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityCarmen
Postal code6319
Population (2015)2,546
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.8300, 124.2478

Bicao is a barangay in the municipality of Carmen, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,546. This represented 5.50% of the total population of Carmen.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bicao is 10 to 14, with 289 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 144
1 to 4208
5 to 9285
10 to 14289
15 to 19285
20 to 24220
25 to 29198
30 to 34171
35 to 39149
40 to 44139
45 to 49119
50 to 54113
55 to 59107
60 to 6468
65 to 6947
70 to 7443
75 to 7934
80 and over27
Total2,546

Historical population

The population of Bicao grew from 1,739 in 1990 to 2,546 in 2015, an increase of 807 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.00%, or an increase of 251 people, from the previous population of 2,295 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,739
2,0513.14%
2,2401.91%
2,2900.30%
2,2950.08%
2,5462.00%

Location

Bicao is situated at approximately 9.8300, 124.2478, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 214.1 meters or 702.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bicao 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.