Danit‑Puntocan, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)620
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5846, 122.1483

Danit‑Puntocan is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 620. This represented 0.83% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Danit-Puntocan is 5 to 9, with 91 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 461
5 to 991
10 to 1475
15 to 1967
20 to 2450
25 to 2934
30 to 3442
35 to 3935
40 to 4436
45 to 4931
50 to 5422
55 to 5916
60 to 6423
65 to 698
70 to 747
75 to 793
80 and over1
Total620

Historical population

The population of Danit-Puntocan grew from 400 in 1990 to 620 in 2015, an increase of 220 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.75%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 596 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
400
4070.33%
4371.54%
7958.60%
596-9.96%
6200.75%

Location

Danit‑Puntocan is situated at approximately 6.5846, 122.1483, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 130.8 meters or 429.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Danit‑Puntocan 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.