Tuburan, Basilan

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Tuburan
Municipality
Map of Basilan with Tuburan highlighted
Location within Basilan province
Tuburan is located in Philippines
Tuburan
Tuburan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°36′N 122°12′E / 6.6°N 122.2°E / 6.6; 122.2Coordinates: 6°36′N 122°12′E / 6.6°N 122.2°E / 6.6; 122.2
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Basilan
District Lone district of Basilan
Barangays 10 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Durie S. Kallahal
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 20,207
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7306
IDD:area code +63 (0)62
Income class 2nd municipal income class
PSGC 150707000
Electorate 5,287 voters as of 2016

Tuburan, officially the Municipality of Tuburan (Chavacano: Municipalidad de Tuburan; Cebuano: Lungsod sa Tuburan; Filipino: Bayan ng Tuburan), is a municipality in the province of Basilan in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) of the Philippines. The population was 20,207 at the 2015 census.[2] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 5,287 registered voters.[3]

In 2006, the municipalities of Akbar and Hadji Mohammad Ajul were created from Tuburan,[4][5] reducing its number of barangays from 30 to 10.

Barangays[edit]

Tuburan is politically subdivided into 10 barangays.[6]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[2] 2010[7]
150707016 Bohetambis 6.4% 1,290 1,108 2.94%
150707034 Calut 20.5% 4,146 4,254 −0.49%
150707021 Duga-a 14.5% 2,934 2,433 3.63%
150707040 Katipunan 7.0% 1,405 1,340 0.91%
150707005 Lahi-lahi 11.1% 2,239 1,877 3.41%
150707028 Lower Sinangkapan 13.1% 2,652 2,333 2.47%
150707041 Lower Tablas 3.5% 704 919 −4.95%
150707025 Mahawid 9.8% 1,975 2,175 −1.82%
150707010 Sinulatan 4.9% 983 829 3.30%
150707033 Tablas Usew 9.3% 1,879 1,720 1.70%
Total 20,207 18,988 1.19%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tuburan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1960 16,800 —    
1970 19,349 +1.42%
1975 17,237 −2.29%
1980 17,328 +0.11%
1990 27,800 +4.84%
1995 31,249 +2.22%
2000 42,550 +6.84%
2007 26,498 −6.32%
2010 18,988 −11.42%
2015 20,207 +1.19%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][7][8][9]


In the 2015 census, Tuburan had a population of 20,207.[2]

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 5,287 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 Census of Population (2015). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  4. ^ "Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 193; An Act Creating the Municipality of Akbar in the Province of Basilan and for Other Purposes" (PDF). Regional Legislative Assembly, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 February 2016. Retrieved 26 July 2017. 
  5. ^ "Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 192; An Act Creating the Municipality of Hadji Mohammad Ajul in the Province of Basilan and for Other Purposes" (PDF). Regional Legislative Assembly, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 February 2016. Retrieved 27 January 2016. 
  6. ^ "Municipal: Tuburan, Basilan". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  7. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  8. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  9. ^ "Province of Basilan". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.