Carmen, Cebu

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Carmen
Municipality
Carmen from above
Carmen from above
Map of Cebu with Carmen highlighted
Map of Cebu 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
District 5th district of Cebu
Barangay 21 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Gerard Villamor (BAKUD)
 • Vice mayor Manuel Durano
 • Town Council
 • Representative Red Durano
Area[2]
 • Total 84.78 km2 (32.73 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 51,325
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[4] 32,126
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6005
IDD:area code +63 (0)32
Income class 3rd class
PSGC 072215000
Website elgu.ncc.gov.ph/ecommunity/carmen-cebu/

Carmen is a 3rd municipal income class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines.[2] According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 51,325.[3] In the 2016 election, it had 32,126 registered voters.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Carmen comprises 21 barangays:

PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[5]
072215001 Baring 9.5% 4,854 3,974 +3.88%
072215002 Cantipay 3.5% 1,805 1,608 +2.22%
072215003 Cantumog 3.7% 1,895 1,555 +3.84%
072215004 Cantukong 2.8% 1,445 1,171 +4.08%
072215005 Caurasan 2.2% 1,109 1,031 +1.40%
072215022 Cogon East 6.4% 3,292 3,182 +0.65%
072215021 Cogon West 5.6% 2,881 2,648 +1.62%
072215006 Corte 5.0% 2,567 2,411 +1.20%
072215007 Dawis Norte 8.1% 4,155 3,581 +2.87%
072215009 Dawis Sur 3.9% 2,001 1,928 +0.71%
072215010 Hagnaya 3.9% 2,019 1,756 +2.69%
072215011 Ipil 4.0% 2,061 1,930 +1.26%
072215012 Lanipga 2.0% 1,021 695 +7.60%
072215013 Liboron 1.2% 603 550 +1.77%
072215014 Lower Natimao‑an 2.4% 1,241 1,219 +0.34%
072215015 Luyang 11.4% 5,869 3,980 +7.68%
072215016 Poblacion 9.4% 4,845 4,516 +1.35%
072215017 Puente 4.6% 2,374 2,175 +1.68%
072215018 Sac‑on 1.6% 817 740 +1.90%
072215019 Triumfo 3.6% 1,867 1,570 +3.35%
072215020 Upper Natimao‑an 5.1% 2,604 2,428 +1.34%
Total 51,325 44,648 +2.69%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Carmen
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 29,265 —    
1995 32,357 +1.90%
2000 37,351 +3.12%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 41,279 +1.39%
2010 44,648 +2.90%
2015 51,325 +2.69%
Source: Philippine Statistics Office[3][5][6]

In the 2016 election, it had 32,126 registered voters, meaning that 63% of the population are aged 18 and over.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Municipal: Carmen, Cebu". PSA. Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ a b "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

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