Arco, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)672
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5852, 122.1015

Arco is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 672. This represented 0.90% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Arco is 5 to 9, with 79 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 477
5 to 979
10 to 1473
15 to 1950
20 to 2477
25 to 2952
30 to 3442
35 to 3937
40 to 4438
45 to 4938
50 to 5423
55 to 5926
60 to 6416
65 to 6918
70 to 746
75 to 791
80 and over8
Total672

Historical population

The population of Arco fell from 809 in 1990 to 672 in 2015, a decrease of 137 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.26%, or a decrease of 128 people, from the previous population of 800 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
809
8160.16%
782-0.91%
1,1735.75%
800-13.00%
672-3.26%

Location

Arco is situated at approximately 6.5852, 122.1015, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 166.3 meters or 545.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Arco 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.