Mebak, Municipality of Sumisip, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalitySumisip
Postal code7305
Population (2015)1,302
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.4667, 122.0814

Mebak is a barangay in the municipality of Sumisip, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,302. This represented 3.12% of the total population of Sumisip.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mebak is 1 to 4, with 288 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4288
5 to 9140
10 to 14114
15 to 1983
20 to 2475
25 to 2977
30 to 34123
35 to 39104
40 to 4466
45 to 4978
50 to 5435
55 to 5925
60 to 6414
65 to 6910
70 to 742
75 to 791
80 and over3
Total1,302

Historical population

The population of Mebak grew from 372 in 1990 to 1,302 in 2015, an increase of 930 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 10.96%, or an increase of 548 people, from the previous population of 754 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
372
6109.71%
7865.59%
1,2786.93%
754-17.47%
1,30210.96%

Location

Mebak is situated at approximately 6.4667, 122.0814, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 279.2 meters or 916.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mebak 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.