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
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

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 electoral roll, 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%
072215004 Cantukong 2.8% 1,445 1,171 4.08%
072215003 Cantumog 3.7% 1,895 1,555 3.84%
072215005 Caurasan 2.2% 1,109 1,031 1.40%
072215009 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%
072215008 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.
1903 6,821 —    
1918 9,645 +2.34%
1939 11,801 +0.97%
1948 10,802 −0.98%
1960 13,541 +1.90%
1970 19,954 +3.95%
1975 22,183 +2.15%
1980 24,197 +1.75%
1990 29,265 +1.92%
1995 32,357 +1.90%
2000 37,351 +3.12%
2007 41,279 +1.39%
2010 44,648 +2.90%
2015 51,325 +2.69%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]


In the 2016 electoral roll, 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". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Cebu". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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