Lower Bañas, Municipality of Lantawan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityLantawan
Postal code7301
Population (2015)599
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5845, 121.9086

Lower Bañas is a barangay in the municipality of Lantawan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 599. This represented 2.44% of the total population of Lantawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lower Bañas is 15 to 19, with 68 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 465
5 to 962
10 to 1461
15 to 1968
20 to 2463
25 to 2956
30 to 3440
35 to 3933
40 to 4423
45 to 4930
50 to 5435
55 to 5921
60 to 6412
65 to 696
70 to 744
75 to 795
80 and over3
Total599

Historical population

The population of Lower Bañas grew from 489 in 1990 to 599 in 2015, an increase of 110 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.64%, or an increase of 49 people, from the previous population of 550 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
489
5020.49%
6626.11%
8363.27%
550-14.14%
5991.64%

Location

Lower Bañas is situated at approximately 6.5845, 121.9086, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 171.9 meters or 564.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lower Bañas 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.