Malakas, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)1,518
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6627, 122.1388

Malakas is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,518. This represented 2.03% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Malakas is 1 to 4, with 205 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 175
1 to 4205
5 to 9155
10 to 14119
15 to 19124
20 to 2495
25 to 29100
30 to 3488
35 to 3972
40 to 4487
45 to 4998
50 to 5487
55 to 5984
60 to 6443
65 to 6934
70 to 7420
75 to 7917
80 and over15
Total1,518

Historical population

The population of Malakas grew from 1,132 in 1990 to 1,518 in 2015, an increase of 386 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.17%, or a decrease of 97 people, from the previous population of 1,615 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,132
1,016-2.01%
1,2754.99%
1,5532.76%
1,6151.44%
1,518-1.17%

Location

Malakas is situated at approximately 6.6627, 122.1388, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.5 meters or 27.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Malakas 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.