Begang, City of Isabela, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceBasilan
CityIsabela City
Postal code7300
Population (2015)2,863
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.7069, 122.0145

Begang is a barangay in Isabela City, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,863. This represented 2.54% of the total population of Isabela City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Begang is 5 to 9, with 308 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4213
5 to 9308
10 to 14290
15 to 19255
20 to 24267
25 to 29221
30 to 34175
35 to 39183
40 to 44176
45 to 49158
50 to 54141
55 to 59144
60 to 64114
65 to 6964
70 to 7455
75 to 7925
80 and over23
Total2,863

Historical population

The population of Begang grew from 1,853 in 1990 to 2,863 in 2015, an increase of 1,010 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.92%, or an increase of 134 people, from the previous population of 2,729 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,853
1,9480.94%
2,2022.66%
2,5912.27%
2,7291.91%
2,8630.92%

Location

Begang is situated at approximately 6.7069, 122.0145, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.0 meters or 144.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Begang 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.