Sumisip, Basilan

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Sumisip
Municipality
Map of Basilan with Sumisip highlighted
Location within Basilan province
Sumisip is located in Philippines
Sumisip
Sumisip
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°25′N 121°59′E / 6.42°N 121.98°E / 6.42; 121.98Coordinates: 6°25′N 121°59′E / 6.42°N 121.98°E / 6.42; 121.98
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Basilan
District Lone district of Basilan
Barangays 29 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Gulam S. Salliman-Hataman
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 41,730
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7305
IDD:area code +63 (0)62
Income class 1st municipal income class
PSGC 150705000
Electorate 20,849 voters as of 2016
Website www.sumisip.gov.ph

Sumisip, officially the Municipality of Sumisip (Chavacano: Municipalidad de Sumisip; Cebuano: Lungsod sa Sumisip; Filipino: Bayan ng Sumisip), is a municipality in the province of Basilan in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) of the Philippines. The population was 41,730 at the 2015 census.[2] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 20,849 registered voters.[3]

12 barangays that were not on Basilan Island seceded to form the municipality of Tabuan-Lasa through Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 187,[4] which was subsequently ratified in a plebiscite held on March 29, 2008.

Barangays[edit]

Sumisip is politically subdivided into 29 barangays.[5]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[2] 2010[6]
150705001 Bacung 4.6% 1,900 2,028 −1.23%
150705027 Baiwas 2.5% 1,049 974 +1.42%
150705028 Basak 3.0% 1,237 1,107 +2.14%
150705002 Benembengan Lower 1.9% 810 582 +6.50%
150705035 Benembengan Upper 3.5% 1,443 1,017 +6.89%
150705036 Bohe-languyan 1.9% 797 777 +0.49%
150705006 Buli-buli 3.0% 1,271 1,021 +4.26%
150705007 Cabcaban 3.4% 1,413 1,293 +1.70%
150705029 Cabengbeng Lower 3.0% 1,237 1,131 +1.72%
150705030 Cabengbeng Upper 3.0% 1,264 1,602 −4.41%
150705039 Ettub-ettub 4.3% 1,797 1,296 +6.42%
150705010 Guiong 6.1% 2,560 2,471 +0.68%
150705041 Kaum-Air 2.0% 828 825 +0.07%
150705051 Kaumpamatsakem 2.7% 1,120 841 +5.61%
150705024 Libug 3.2% 1,320 1,252 +1.01%
150705042 Limbocandis 2.1% 878 631 +6.49%
150705043 Lukketon 4.0% 1,662 1,544 +1.41%
150705031 Luuk-Bait 3.7% 1,553 1,719 −1.92%
150705032 Mahatalang 2.9% 1,190 1,254 −0.99%
150705013 Manaul 4.5% 1,887 1,666 +2.40%
150705014 Mangal (Poblacion) 7.2% 3,008 2,207 +6.07%
150705044 Marang 2.4% 1,014 1,078 −1.16%
150705045 Mebak 3.1% 1,302 754 +10.96%
150705047 Sahaya Bohe Bato 3.9% 1,630 1,208 +5.87%
150705048 Sapah Bulak 3.5% 1,452 1,091 +5.59%
150705019 Sumisip Central 4.0% 1,671 1,462 +2.58%
150705050 Tikus 3.6% 1,482 1,069 +6.42%
150705025 Tongsengal 2.5% 1,036 1,095 −1.05%
150705022 Tumahubong 4.6% 1,919 2,036 −1.12%
Total 41,730 37,031 +2.30%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Sumisip
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 33,301 —    
1995 42,003 +4.45%
2000 51,712 +4.56%
2007 71,807 +4.63%
2010 37,031 −21.42%
2015 41,730 +2.30%

In the 2015 census, Sumisip had a population of 41,730.[2]

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 20,849 registered voters.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  4. ^ "Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 187; An Act Creating the Municipality of Tabuan Lasa in the Province of Basilan and for Other Purposes" (PDF). Regional Legislative Assembly ARMM Official Site. Cotabato City, Philippines. July 2007. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 February 2016. Retrieved 10 November 2016. 
  5. ^ "Municipal: Sumisip, Basilan". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  6. ^ a b "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Province of Basilan". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011.