Upper Bañas, Municipality of Lantawan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityLantawan
Postal code7301
Population (2015)571
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5840, 121.8717

Upper Bañas is a barangay in the municipality of Lantawan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 571. This represented 2.32% of the total population of Lantawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Upper Bañas are in the ranges 1 to 4, and 5 to 9, with 72 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 70 to 74, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 472
5 to 972
10 to 1454
15 to 1967
20 to 2471
25 to 2948
30 to 3435
35 to 3927
40 to 4422
45 to 4918
50 to 5417
55 to 5914
60 to 643
65 to 692
70 to 742
75 to 793
80 and over5
Total571

Historical population

The population of Upper Bañas grew from 269 in 1990 to 571 in 2015, an increase of 302 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.94%, or an increase of 105 people, from the previous population of 466 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
269
258-0.78%
3154.37%
4735.77%
466-0.54%
5713.94%

Location

Upper Bañas is situated at approximately 6.5840, 121.8717, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.3 meters or 53.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper 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.