Basnunuk, Municipality of Languyan, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityLanguyan
Postal code7509
Population (2015)1,734
Philippine major island(s)Tawitawi
Coordinates5.2708, 120.1126

Basnunuk is a barangay in the municipality of Languyan, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,734. This represented 5.18% of the total population of Languyan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basnunuk is 15 to 19, with 219 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4196
5 to 9206
10 to 14204
15 to 19219
20 to 24211
25 to 29130
30 to 3494
35 to 39112
40 to 44108
45 to 4975
50 to 5464
55 to 5930
60 to 6419
65 to 6912
70 to 746
75 to 79
80 and over1
Total1,734

Historical population

The population of Basnunuk fell from 2,046 in 1990 to 1,734 in 2015, a decrease of 312 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 4.75%, or a decrease of 505 people, from the previous population of 2,239 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,046
2,1060.54%
2,3432.31%
2,5311.07%
2,239-4.36%
1,734-4.75%

Location

Basnunuk is situated at approximately 5.2708, 120.1126, in the island of Tawitawi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 126.2 meters or 414.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Basnunuk 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.