Basil, Municipality of Tublay, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityTublay
Postal code2615
Population (2020)1,302
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5082, 120.6010 (16° 30' North, 120° 36' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level833.3 meters (2,733.9 feet)

Basil is a barangay in the municipality of Tublay, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,302. This represented 6.70% of the total population of Tublay.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Basil in the 2015 Census was 1,278 broken down into 261 households or an average of 4.90 members per household.

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Number of households in Basil (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
8711555.62
9481735.48
1,0201815.64
1,0122134.75
1,1982335.14
1,2782614.90

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basil is 5 to 9, with 130 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

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Population of Basil by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1272.11%
1 to 41159.00%
5 to 913010.17%
10 to 1412910.09%
15 to 191108.61%
20 to 241058.22%
25 to 291088.45%
30 to 341007.82%
35 to 39755.87%
40 to 44695.40%
45 to 49604.69%
50 to 54564.38%
55 to 59584.54%
60 to 64302.35%
65 to 69382.97%
70 to 74282.19%
75 to 79151.17%
80 and over251.96%
Total1,278100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 52.01
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 13.75
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 65.76
  • Median Age: 26.06

Historical population

The population of Basil grew from 871 in 1990 to 1,302 in 2020, an increase of 431 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.39%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 1,278 in 2015.

Population of Basil (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
871
9481.60%
1,0201.58%
1,012-0.11%
1,1986.33%
1,2781.24%
1,3020.39%

Location

Basil is situated at approximately 16.5082, 120.6010, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 833.3 meters or 2,733.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Basil shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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