Cacaransan, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)704
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1015, 124.5833

Cacaransan is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 704. This represented 0.38% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cacaransan is 15 to 19, with 96 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 474
5 to 984
10 to 1471
15 to 1996
20 to 2461
25 to 2956
30 to 3441
35 to 3945
40 to 4441
45 to 4933
50 to 5421
55 to 5929
60 to 6415
65 to 696
70 to 746
75 to 7911
80 and over5
Total704

Historical population

The population of Cacaransan grew from 361 in 1990 to 704 in 2015, an increase of 343 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 52 people, from the previous population of 652 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
361
3851.21%
5216.70%
369-4.65%
65223.02%
7041.47%

Location

Cacaransan is situated at approximately 12.1015, 124.5833, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.5 meters or 57.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cacaransan 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.