Basak, City of Bais, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityBais
Postal code6206
Population (2015)1,792
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.5769, 123.0964

Basak is a barangay in the city of Bais, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,792. This represented 2.35% of the total population of Bais.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basak is 5 to 9, with 191 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 152
1 to 4140
5 to 9191
10 to 14177
15 to 19155
20 to 24162
25 to 29138
30 to 34101
35 to 39121
40 to 44100
45 to 4992
50 to 5476
55 to 5982
60 to 6469
65 to 6948
70 to 7427
75 to 7932
80 and over29
Total1,792

Historical population

The population of Basak grew from 1,340 in 1990 to 1,792 in 2015, an increase of 452 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.06%, or an increase of 182 people, from the previous population of 1,610 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,340
1,4100.96%
1,6323.18%
1,6680.30%
1,610-1.28%
1,7922.06%

Location

Basak is situated at approximately 9.5769, 123.0964, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 26.2 meters or 86.0 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.