Caraga Marriage Registration: January to November 2020 and 2021

Reference Number: 

2022-020

Date Released: 

July 6, 2022

 

 

More marriages registered from January to November 2021 than the previous year

 

Figure 1 shows that there were more marriages registered in Caraga Region from January to November 2021 than the previous year. The total number of registered marriages reached 10,292, higher by 81.55 percent than the total marriages of 5,669 in 2020 according to the vital statistics preliminary result as of February 28, 2022.

 

Figure 1. Number of Registered Marriages, Caraga: January to November 2020 and 2021

 

 

The highest number of registered marriages occur in Surigao del Sur

 

Among the provinces and highly urbanized city (HUC) in Caraga, the highest number of registered marriages occur in Surigao del Sur with 2,787 registered marriages in 2021 or an increase of 138.00 percent from the previous year. Contrariwise, Dinagat Islands has the least at 211 marriages from 119 in 2020. 

 

 

Figure 2. Number of Registered Marriages by Province and Highly Urbanized City (HUC), Caraga: January to November 2020 and 2021

 

 

The month of May 2021 recorded the highest registered marriages at 1,161

 

Figure 3 indicates that the month of May 2021 recorded the highest registered marriages at 1,161 or an increase of 343.13 percent from 262 in 2020. However, the month of February showed a decline of 15.18 percent from 1,271 in 2020 to 1,078 in 2021.

 

 

Figure 3. Number of Registered Marriages by Month, Caraga: January to November 2020 and 2021

 

 

Surigao City posted 768 registered marriages which is the highest among the component cities in Caraga

 

From January to November 2021, Surigao City posted 768 registered marriages which is the highest among the component cities in Caraga. This was followed by Bislig City with 586 marriages or 195.96 percent higher from 198 in 2020. On the other hand, Tandag City showed the least number of registered marriages at 286 in 2021 from 186 in 2020.

 

 

Figure 4. Number of Registered Marriages by Component City, Caraga: January to November 2020 and 2021

 

 

Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur recorded the highest increase among the municipalities in Caraga

 

With regards to marriage registration by municipalities, the top three (3) municipalities that recorded the highest increase are Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur with an increase of 120.53 percent from 151 registered marriages in 2020; Trento, Agusan del Sur at 164.44 percent from 90 in 2020 to 238 in 2021; and San Francisco, Agusan del Sur at 84.00 percent from 175 in 2020.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Explanatory Notes

 

Data presented in this release were obtained from the Certificates of Marriages (Municipal Form No. 97) that were registered at the Office of the City/Municipal Civil Registrars of Caraga Region and forwarded to the Philippine Statistics Authority. The information presented includes registered deaths from January to December 2021, preliminary as of 28 February 2022.

 

 

 

Approved by:

 

 

 

 

(Sgd)ROSALINDA CELESTE-APURA, D.M.

Regional Director

Philippine Statistics Authority - RSSO XIII

Tel. No.: (085) 225-5219/ Telefax No.: (085) 815-4935

Email add: psacaraga_rsso13@yahoo.com

 

 

 

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