Basak, Municipality of Sumisip, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalitySumisip
Postal code7305
Population (2015)1,237
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.4253, 122.0437

Basak is a barangay in the municipality of Sumisip, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,237. This represented 2.96% of the total population of Sumisip.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basak is 1 to 4, with 168 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4168
5 to 9164
10 to 14159
15 to 19123
20 to 24109
25 to 2979
30 to 3486
35 to 3977
40 to 4452
45 to 4951
50 to 5424
55 to 5916
60 to 6422
65 to 6920
70 to 7418
75 to 792
80 and over11
Total1,237

Historical population

The population of Basak grew from 610 in 1990 to 1,237 in 2015, an increase of 627 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.14%, or an increase of 130 people, from the previous population of 1,107 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
610
6832.14%
7040.65%
1,0565.75%
1,1071.73%
1,2372.14%

Location

Basak is situated at approximately 6.4253, 122.0437, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 84.7 meters or 277.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Basak 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.