Basak‑bawang, Municipality of Malangas, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityMalangas
Postal code7038
Population (2015)755
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6344, 123.0066

Basak‑bawang is a barangay in the municipality of Malangas, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 755. This represented 2.26% of the total population of Malangas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basak-bawang is 5 to 9, with 116 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 477
5 to 9116
10 to 1482
15 to 1961
20 to 2460
25 to 2948
30 to 3451
35 to 3941
40 to 4434
45 to 4933
50 to 5429
55 to 5930
60 to 6422
65 to 6914
70 to 7417
75 to 796
80 and over7
Total755

Historical population

The population of Basak-bawang grew from 513 in 1990 to 755 in 2015, an increase of 242 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.62%, or an increase of 61 people, from the previous population of 694 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
513
492-0.78%
5110.82%
6042.33%
6945.19%
7551.62%

Location

Basak‑bawang is situated at approximately 7.6344, 123.0066, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 72.5 meters or 237.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Basak‑bawang 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.