Basak, City of Guihulngan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityGuihulngan
Postal code6214
Population (2015)4,146
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.2303, 123.2918

Basak is a barangay in the city of Guihulngan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,146. This represented 4.32% of the total population of Guihulngan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basak is 10 to 14, with 500 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 34 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 198
1 to 4389
5 to 9465
10 to 14500
15 to 19357
20 to 24331
25 to 29284
30 to 34269
35 to 39222
40 to 44238
45 to 49222
50 to 54208
55 to 59158
60 to 64136
65 to 6993
70 to 7477
75 to 7965
80 and over34
Total4,146

Historical population

The population of Basak grew from 2,986 in 1990 to 4,146 in 2015, an increase of 1,160 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.28%, or an increase of 60 people, from the previous population of 4,086 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,986
3,4912.97%
3,333-0.99%
3,6091.10%
4,0864.62%
4,1460.28%

Location

Basak is situated at approximately 10.2303, 123.2918, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 148.2 meters or 486.2 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.