Tuburan, Basilan

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Tuburan
Municipality
Map of Basilan Province with Tuburan highlighted
Map of Basilan Province with Tuburan highlighted
Tuburan is located in Philippines
Tuburan
Tuburan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°36′N 122°12′E / 6.600°N 122.200°E / 6.600; 122.200Coordinates: 06°36′N 122°12′E / 6.600°N 122.200°E / 6.600; 122.200
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Basilan Province
District Lone district of Basilan
Barangays 10
Government[1]
 • Mayor Durie S. Kallahal
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 18,988
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7306
Dialing code 62
Income class 2nd class

Tuburan is a second class municipality in the province of Basilan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 18,988 people.[2]

In 2006, the municipalities of Akbar and Hadji Mohammad Ajul were created from Tuburan, reducing its number of barangays from 30 to 10.

Barangays[edit]

Tuburan is politically subdivided into 10 barangays.[2]

  • Lahi-lahi
  • Sinulatan
  • Bohetambis
  • Duga-a
  • Mahawid
  • Lower Sinangkapan
  • Tablas Usew
  • Calut
  • Katipunan
  • Lower Tablas

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tuburan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 27,800 —    
1995 31,249 +2.22%
2000 42,550 +6.84%
2007 26,498 −6.32%
2010 18,988 −11.42%
Source: National Statistics Office[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 20 August 2014. 

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