Actin, Municipality of Basay, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityBasay
Postal code6222
Population (2015)2,217
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.4457, 122.6696

Actin is a barangay in the municipality of Basay, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,217. This represented 8.35% of the total population of Basay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Actin is 5 to 9, with 303 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 157
1 to 4188
5 to 9303
10 to 14248
15 to 19238
20 to 24187
25 to 29158
30 to 34127
35 to 39101
40 to 44118
45 to 49109
50 to 5491
55 to 5992
60 to 6473
65 to 6946
70 to 7428
75 to 7928
80 and over25
Total2,217

Historical population

The population of Actin grew from 2,168 in 1990 to 2,217 in 2015, an increase of 49 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.43%, or a decrease of 174 people, from the previous population of 2,391 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,168
1,668-4.79%
2,1615.71%
2,117-0.28%
2,3914.53%
2,217-1.43%

Location

Actin is situated at approximately 9.4457, 122.6696, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 273.1 meters or 896.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Actin 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.