Basak, Municipality of San Juan, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalitySan Juan
Postal code6611
Population (2015)1,215
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2684, 125.1952

Basak is a barangay in the municipality of San Juan, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,215. This represented 8.18% of the total population of San Juan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Basak is 5 to 9, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 496
5 to 9144
10 to 14141
15 to 19141
20 to 2482
25 to 2980
30 to 3472
35 to 3968
40 to 4469
45 to 4961
50 to 5474
55 to 5967
60 to 6430
65 to 6921
70 to 7421
75 to 7913
80 and over18
Total1,215

Historical population

The population of Basak grew from 863 in 1990 to 1,215 in 2015, an increase of 352 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.95%, or an increase of 59 people, from the previous population of 1,156 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
863
9461.74%
1,1664.59%
1,2480.94%
1,156-2.75%
1,2150.95%

Location

Basak is situated at approximately 10.2684, 125.1952, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 246.2 meters or 807.7 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.