Caraitan is a barangay in the municipality of Badoc, in the province of Ilocos Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,370. This represented 4.33% of the total population of Badoc.

Population by age group - According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caraitan is 5 to 9, with 137 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 20 individuals.

Historical population - The population of Caraitan grew from 1,077 in 1990 to 1,370 in 2015, an increase of 293 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.41%, or an increase of 97 people, from the previous population of 1,273 in 2010.

Adjacent barangays - Caraitan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

- Turod, Badoc, Ilocos Norte
- Cabarambanan, Sinait, Ilocos Sur
- Lubigan, Badoc, Ilocos Norte
- Paltit, Badoc, Ilocos Norte
- Santa Cruz Sur, Badoc, Ilocos Norte
- Santa Cruz Norte, Badoc, Ilocos Norte
- Santa Cruz, Sinait, Ilocos Sur
- Tapao, Sinait, Ilocos Sur
- Marnay, Sinait, Ilocos Sur
- Sapriana, Sinait, Ilocos Sur

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