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Philippine Statistics Authority
Region XIII - (Caraga) 
Dr. Rosalinda Celeste-Apura 
Regional Director 
Freeman Bldg.
J.C. Aquino Avenue, 
Butuan City 8600 
Tel no.:   (085) 225-5219, (085) 815-2878 
Telefax:  (085) 815-4935
2020 CPH

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 Mar 2020
   CPI (2012=100) 122.6
Inflation Rate (%) 2.9
Purchasing power of the peso 0.82
Labor Force Survey Jul 2019
Total Population 15 Years Ols and Over (in thousands) 1,943
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 63.4
Employment Rate (%) 95.1
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.9
Underemployment Rate (%) 17.8


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Of the estimated 1,885 thousand population 15 years old and over in 2018, the labor force population or the number of persons who were in the labor force was reported at 1,215 thousand, that is, either employed or unemployed. This translates to a labor force participation rate (LFPR) of 64.4 percent. This is the proportion of the labor force population to the household population 15 years old and over. Of the total labor force in the region, males accounted for 62.8 (763 thousand) while females comprised 37.2 percent (452 thousand). Read more about 2018 Annual Labor and Employment Status: Caraga Region.


Overall, 96.0 percent of women age 15-49 years old in the region received Antenatal care (ANC) from a skilled provider for their most recent birth (Figure 1). Skilled providers include doctors, nurses, and midwives. Midwives were the most common service providers (60.7 percent), followed by doctors (21.9 percent), and nurses (12.5 percent). Only 1.6 percent of women did not receive any ANC. Read more about Maternal Health Care in Caraga: 2017.


In 2015, the level of urbanization or the percentage of population residing in urban areas in Caraga was recorded at 33.5 percent. This translates to a total of 869,195 persons residing in barangays classified as urban. In 2010, the urban population was only 27.5 percent. Read more about Urban Population in Caraga.


Of the 2.4 million household population in Caraga, 38.2 thousand persons or 1.6 percent had disability, based on the 2010 Census of Population and Housing (2010 CPH). This registered an increase of 25.5 percent compared with the results of the 2000 CPH (30.5 thousand persons). Read more about Persons with Disability (PWD) Statistics in Caraga: 2010.


The number of registered deaths in Caraga from 2009 to 2018 showed an increasing trend except in the year 2017. The increase during the ten-year period is 50.0 percent from 10,231 in 2009 to 15,348 in 2018. Reported deaths in 2018 have an increase of 2.81 percent from the previous year's deaths of 14,928. Read more about Registered Deaths in Caraga: 2018.