Parangbasak, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)1,607
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5595, 122.1869

Parangbasak is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,607. This represented 2.15% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Parangbasak is 5 to 9, with 218 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 154
1 to 4210
5 to 9218
10 to 14204
15 to 19181
20 to 24120
25 to 29121
30 to 3494
35 to 39106
40 to 4488
45 to 4983
50 to 5442
55 to 5931
60 to 6423
65 to 6919
70 to 749
75 to 792
80 and over2
Total1,607

Historical population

The population of Parangbasak grew from 1,193 in 1990 to 1,607 in 2015, an increase of 414 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.55%, or an increase of 199 people, from the previous population of 1,408 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,193
1,4583.83%
1,5801.74%
2,1604.41%
1,408-14.42%
1,6072.55%

Location

Parangbasak is situated at approximately 6.5595, 122.1869, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 176.8 meters or 580.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Parangbasak 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.