Benembengan Lower, Municipality of Sumisip, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalitySumisip
Postal code7305
Population (2015)810
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.4447, 121.9527

Benembengan Lower is a barangay in the municipality of Sumisip, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 810. This represented 1.94% of the total population of Sumisip.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Benembengan Lower is 1 to 4, with 159 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4159
5 to 9116
10 to 1498
15 to 1974
20 to 2457
25 to 2977
30 to 3437
35 to 3958
40 to 4448
45 to 4928
50 to 5412
55 to 594
60 to 649
65 to 691
70 to 74
75 to 79
80 and over
Total810

Historical population

The population of Benembengan Lower grew from 74 in 1990 to 810 in 2015, an increase of 736 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.50%, or an increase of 228 people, from the previous population of 582 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
74
50243.14%
6044.05%
409-5.23%
58213.70%
8106.50%

Location

Benembengan Lower is situated at approximately 6.4447, 121.9527, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.7 meters or 146.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Benembengan Lower 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.