Catarman, Camiguin

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Catarman
Municipality
Ruin of old church, Bonbon, Catarman
Ruin of old church, Bonbon, Catarman
Map of Camiguin with Catarman highlighted
Map of Camiguin with Catarman highlighted
Catarman is located in Philippines
Catarman
Catarman
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°08′N 124°41′E / 9.13°N 124.68°E / 9.13; 124.68Coordinates: 9°08′N 124°41′E / 9.13°N 124.68°E / 9.13; 124.68
Country Philippines
Region Northern Mindanao (Region X)
Province Camiguin
District Lone district
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Nestor A. Jacot
Area[2]
 • Total 53.75 km2 (20.75 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 16,798
 • Density 310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9104
IDD:area code +63 (0)88
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 101801000
Electorate 11,855 voters as of 2016

Catarman is a fifth class municipality in the province of Camiguin, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 16,798 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Catarman is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Alga
  • Bonbon
  • Bura
  • Catibac
  • Compol
  • Lawigan
  • Liloan
  • Looc
  • Mainit
  • Manduao
  • Panghiawan
  • Poblacion
  • Santo Niño
  • Tangaro

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Catarman
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 4,260 —    
1918 7,980 +4.27%
1939 9,484 +0.83%
1948 16,845 +6.59%
1960 10,659 −3.74%
1970 11,996 +1.19%
1975 12,168 +0.29%
1980 12,422 +0.41%
1990 13,892 +1.12%
1995 14,756 +1.14%
2000 15,386 +0.90%
2007 16,060 +0.59%
2010 16,388 +0.74%
2015 16,798 +0.47%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Catarman was 16,798 people,[3] with a density of 310 inhabitants per square kilometre or 800 inhabitants per square mile.

Geography[edit]

Some of the famous tourist spot in Camiguin is the hot spring located in Mambajao, Camiguin. Cold spring located in Catarman, Camiguin and soda water in Bora, Catarman.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Archived from the original on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Camiguin". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Camiguin". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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