Basac, Municipality of Zamboanguita, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityZamboanguita
Postal code6218
Population (2015)2,145
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.1227, 123.1991

Basac is a barangay in the municipality of Zamboanguita, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,145. This represented 7.79% of the total population of Zamboanguita.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basac is 5 to 9, with 231 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4203
5 to 9231
10 to 14225
15 to 19193
20 to 24179
25 to 29156
30 to 34152
35 to 39117
40 to 44126
45 to 49119
50 to 54100
55 to 5978
60 to 6477
65 to 6957
70 to 7443
75 to 7925
80 and over29
Total2,145

Historical population

The population of Basac grew from 1,209 in 1990 to 2,145 in 2015, an increase of 936 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.40%, or an increase of 251 people, from the previous population of 1,894 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,209
1,2761.02%
1,5774.65%
1,7161.17%
1,8943.66%
2,1452.40%

Location

Basac is situated at approximately 9.1227, 123.1991, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 49.3 meters or 161.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Basac 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.