Balobo, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)2,017
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6214, 122.1483

Balobo is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,017. This represented 2.70% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balobo is 5 to 9, with 236 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4217
5 to 9236
10 to 14220
15 to 19210
20 to 24188
25 to 29153
30 to 34124
35 to 39105
40 to 44110
45 to 49107
50 to 5497
55 to 5960
60 to 6461
65 to 6927
70 to 7417
75 to 7916
80 and over16
Total2,017

Historical population

The population of Balobo grew from 1,599 in 1990 to 2,017 in 2015, an increase of 418 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.70%, or an increase of 73 people, from the previous population of 1,944 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,599
1,6921.06%
1,519-2.29%
2,1494.90%
1,944-3.58%
2,0170.70%

Location

Balobo is situated at approximately 6.6214, 122.1483, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 36.6 meters or 120.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balobo 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.