Basug, Municipality of Santa, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySanta
Postal code2703
Population (2015)239
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.5248, 120.4607

Basug is a barangay in the municipality of Santa, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 239. This represented 1.56% of the total population of Santa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basug is 20 to 24, with 23 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12
1 to 412
5 to 914
10 to 1422
15 to 1922
20 to 2423
25 to 2914
30 to 348
35 to 3917
40 to 4416
45 to 4919
50 to 5415
55 to 5913
60 to 649
65 to 699
70 to 7411
75 to 796
80 and over7
Total239

Historical population

The population of Basug fell from 277 in 1990 to 239 in 2015, a decrease of 38 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.57%, or a decrease of 35 people, from the previous population of 274 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
277
271-0.41%
264-0.56%
226-2.12%
2747.26%
239-2.57%

Location

Basug is situated at approximately 17.5248, 120.4607, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 380.7 meters or 1,249.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

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Notes

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