Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte

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Del Carmen
Municipality
Map of Surigao del Norte with Del Carmen highlighted
Map of Surigao del Norte with Del Carmen highlighted
Del Carmen is located in Philippines
Del Carmen
Del Carmen
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 09°52′N 125°58′E / 9.867°N 125.967°E / 9.867; 125.967Coordinates: 09°52′N 125°58′E / 9.867°N 125.967°E / 9.867; 125.967
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Surigao del Norte
District 1st district of Surigao del Norte
Barangays 20
Government[1]
 • Mayor Alfredo Matugas Coro II
Area[2]
 • Total 151.68 km2 (58.56 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 18,392
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8418
IDD:area code +63 (0)86
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 166708000
Electorate 10,485 voters as of 2016
Website www.delcarmen.gov.ph

Del Carmen is a fifth class municipality on Siargao Island in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 18,392 people.[3]

The municipality was formerly called Numancia until 1966 when it was changed to its present name.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Del Carmen is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[2]

  • Antipolo
  • Bagakay (Alburo)
  • Bitoon
  • Cabugao
  • Cancohoy
  • Caub
  • Del Carmen (Pob.)
  • Domoyog
  • Esperanza
  • Halian
  • Jamoyaon
  • Katipunan
  • Lobogon
  • Mabuhay
  • Mahayahay
  • Quezon
  • San Fernando
  • San Jose (Pob.)
  • Sayak
  • Tuboran

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Del Carmen
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 3,435 —    
1939 11,051 +3.30%
1948 16,746 +4.73%
1960 10,830 −3.57%
1970 11,186 +0.32%
1975 10,597 −1.08%
1980 11,768 +2.12%
1990 11,786 +0.02%
1995 12,316 +0.83%
2000 13,558 +2.08%
2007 14,892 +1.30%
2010 17,136 +5.24%
2015 18,392 +1.36%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

School[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Surigao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 25 October 2007. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Republic Act No. 4786, PhilippineLaw.info, retrieved 2012
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Surigao del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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