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 Martin Gerard Villamor (BAKUD)
 • Vice mayor Al Damiles
 • Town Council
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 (2013)[4] 31,095, 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 third 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 2013 election, it had 31,095, 32,126 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[5][6]

In the 2013 election, it had 31,095, 32,126 registered voters, meaning that Expression error: Unexpected number.% 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 PSA; Census of Population (2015), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 20 June 2016 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ PSA; Census of Population (2010), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 29 June 2016 
  6. ^ NSO; Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City and Municipality, archived from the original on 24 June 2011 

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