Basak, City of Lapu-Lapu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
CityLapu-Lapu
Postal code6015
Population (2015)59,873
Philippine major island(s)Mactan
Coordinates10.2924, 123.9641

Basak is a barangay in the city of Lapu-Lapu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 59,873. This represented 14.67% of the total population of Lapu-Lapu.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basak is 5 to 9, with 6,566 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 175 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,537
1 to 46,094
5 to 96,566
10 to 145,496
15 to 195,321
20 to 246,248
25 to 295,923
30 to 345,617
35 to 395,127
40 to 443,602
45 to 492,551
50 to 541,838
55 to 591,388
60 to 641,098
65 to 69732
70 to 74364
75 to 79196
80 and over175
Total59,873

Historical population

The population of Basak grew from 9,685 in 1990 to 59,873 in 2015, an increase of 50,188 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.18%, or an increase of 13,946 people, from the previous population of 45,927 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,685
13,1895.96%
16,9035.46%
25,2975.72%
45,92724.24%
59,8735.18%

Location

Basak is situated at approximately 10.2924, 123.9641, in the island of Mactan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.2 meters or 10.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Basak 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.