Basak, Municipality of San Jose, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalitySan Jose
Postal code6202
Population (2015)827
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.4035, 123.2136

Basak is a barangay in the municipality of San Jose, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 827. This represented 4.05% of the total population of San Jose.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basak is 5 to 9, with 98 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 479
5 to 998
10 to 1489
15 to 1989
20 to 2477
25 to 2957
30 to 3462
35 to 3949
40 to 4437
45 to 4940
50 to 5436
55 to 5926
60 to 6428
65 to 6917
70 to 7414
75 to 799
80 and over4
Total827

Historical population

The population of Basak grew from 721 in 1990 to 827 in 2015, an increase of 106 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.35%, or a decrease of 61 people, from the previous population of 888 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
721
7570.92%
711-1.34%
7560.85%
8886.03%
827-1.35%

Location

Basak is situated at approximately 9.4035, 123.2136, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 370.1 meters or 1,214.2 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.