Carmen, Cebu

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Carmen
Municipality
Carmen Cebu.JPG
Map of Cebu Province with Carmen highlighted
Map of Cebu Province with Carmen highlighted
Carmen is located in Philippines
Carmen
Carmen
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°35′N 124°01′E / 10.58°N 124.02°E / 10.58; 124.02Coordinates: 10°35′N 124°01′E / 10.58°N 124.02°E / 10.58; 124.02
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu Province
District 5th district of Cebu
Barangay 21 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Martin Gerard Villamor (BAKUD)
 • Vice mayor Al Damiles
 • Town Council
Area[2]
 • Total 84.78 km2 (32.73 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)[3]
 • Total 44,648
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
 • Voters(2013)[4] 31,912
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6005
IDD:area code +63 (0)32
Income class 3rd class
PSGC 072215000

Carmen is a third income class municipality in the province of Cebu Province, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 44,648.[3] In the last election, it had 31,912 registered voters.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Carmen comprises 21 barangays:

  • Baring
  • Cantipay
  • Cantumog
  • Cantukong
  • Caurasan
  • Corte
  • Dawis Norte
  • Dawis Sur
  • Cogon East
  • Cogon West
  • Hagnaya
  • Ipil
  • Lanipga
  • Liboron
  • Lower Natimao-an
  • Luyang
  • Poblacion
  • Puente
  • Sac-on
  • Triumfo
  • Upper Natimao-an

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Carmen
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 29,265 —    
1995 32,357 +1.90%
2000 37,351 +3.12%
2007 41,279 +1.39%
2010 44,648 +2.90%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][5]

In the last election, it had 31,912 registered voters, meaning that 71% of the population are aged 18 and over.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c "2013 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2013. 
  5. ^ "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007" (PDF). National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 June 2011.