Colonia, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)3,067
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6411, 122.1563

Colonia is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,067. This represented 4.10% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Colonia is 15 to 19, with 355 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 178
1 to 4290
5 to 9332
10 to 14350
15 to 19355
20 to 24264
25 to 29199
30 to 34180
35 to 39179
40 to 44179
45 to 49164
50 to 54153
55 to 59116
60 to 6478
65 to 6958
70 to 7438
75 to 7931
80 and over23
Total3,067

Historical population

The population of Colonia grew from 1,925 in 1990 to 3,067 in 2015, an increase of 1,142 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 9.34%, or an increase of 1,148 people, from the previous population of 1,919 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,925
2,1412.01%
2,3902.39%
2,8992.70%
1,919-13.94%
3,0679.34%

Location

Colonia is situated at approximately 6.6411, 122.1563, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.2 meters or 115.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Colonia 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.