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Philippine Statistics Authority
Region XIII - (Caraga) 
Dr. Rosalinda Celeste-Apura 
Regional Director 
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J.C. Aquino Avenue, 
Butuan City 8600 
Tel no.:   (085) 225-5219, (085) 815-2878 
Telefax:  (085) 815-4935
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Regional Statistical Figures

Demography Aug 2015
Total Population 2,596,709
Agusan Del Norte (excluding Butuan City) 354,503
Butuan City 337,063
Agusan Del Sur 700,653
Surigao Del Norte 485,088
Surigao Del Sur 592,250
Province of Dinagat Islands 127,152
Price Indices Feb 2021
   CPI (2012=100) 128.1
Inflation Rate (%) 4.7
Purchasing power of the peso 0.78
Labor Force Survey Jul 2020P
Total Population 15 Years Ols and Over (in thousands) 1,808
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 68.6
Employment Rate (%) 93.3
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.7
Underemployment Rate (%) 17.1


Latest Content

Reference Number: | Date Released: March 29, 2021
A monthly update of regional statistics for February 2021. Read more about Quick Stat - February 2021.


Reference Number: | Date Released: February 26, 2021
A monthly update of regional statistics for January 2021. Read more about Quick Stat - January 2021.


Reference Number: 2021-009 | Date Released: March 30, 2021
Based on the updated 2010 Census-based Population Projections using the results of the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015), the population in the region reached 2,723,012 as of July 1, 2019. Of this, more than half or 51.4 percent (1,398,757) were men while 48.6 percent (1,324,255) were women. Read more about Women and Men in Caraga.


Reference Number: 2021-015 | Date Released: April 29, 2021
The PSA RSSO XIII prepares for the 2021 Updating of the List of Establishments (ULE). The List of Establishments (LE) is a comprehensive statistical business register that guides the private sector in its marketing plans and strategies. The primary objective of the updating is to provide a reliable directory of establishments that will be used as a statistical frame for establishment-based surveys and censuses. It also aims to capture the changes in the distribution and characteristics of establishment business units. The listing operation will start on 10 May 2021. Read more about PSA RSSO XIII prepares for the 2021 Updating of the List of Establishments.


Reference Number: 2021-04-008 | Date Released: April 6, 2021
For the period January to September 2020, Caraga region posted a total of 4,542 registered marriages. The province of Agusan del Sur registered the highest number with 1,446 or 31.8 percent of the total. This was followed by the province of Agusan del Norte with 1,151 or 25.3 percent of the total registered marriages. Meanwhile, the province of Surigao del Sur has a total share of 936 or 20.6 percent. The provinces of Surigao del Norte and Dinagat Islands registered 923 or 20.3 percent and 86 or 1.9 percent, respectively. Read more about Marriage Registration Statistics, Caraga: January to September 2020.