Tairan, Municipality of Lantawan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityLantawan
Postal code7301
Population (2015)2,104
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6112, 121.8529

Tairan is a barangay in the municipality of Lantawan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,104. This represented 8.55% of the total population of Lantawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tairan is 5 to 9, with 295 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4201
5 to 9295
10 to 14292
15 to 19261
20 to 24168
25 to 29149
30 to 34140
35 to 39136
40 to 44110
45 to 49101
50 to 5474
55 to 5964
60 to 6433
65 to 6916
70 to 7413
75 to 799
80 and over5
Total2,104

Historical population

The population of Tairan grew from 1,301 in 1990 to 2,104 in 2015, an increase of 803 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.83%, or an increase of 542 people, from the previous population of 1,562 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,301
1,8967.31%
2,1282.51%
3,1925.75%
1,562-22.91%
2,1045.83%

Location

Tairan is situated at approximately 6.6112, 121.8529, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 55.0 meters or 180.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tairan 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.