Ungkaya Pukan, Basilan

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Ungkaya Pukan
Municipality
Map of Basilan Province with Ungkaya Pukan highlighted
Map of Basilan Province with Ungkaya Pukan highlighted
Ungkaya Pukan is located in Philippines
Ungkaya Pukan
Ungkaya Pukan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°30′N 122°07′E / 6.500°N 122.117°E / 6.500; 122.117Coordinates: 06°30′N 122°07′E / 6.500°N 122.117°E / 6.500; 122.117
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Basilan Province
District Lone district of Basilan
Founded May 22, 2006
Barangays 12
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jomar M. Maturan
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 17,701
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7304
Dialing code 62
Income class 5th class

Ungkaya Pukan is a municipality in the province of Basilan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 17,701 people.[2]

It was created by Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 190, ratified by plebiscite on May 22, 2006. It is composed of 12 barangays that were formerly part of Tipo-Tipo.

Barangays[edit]

Ungkaya Pukan is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.[2]

  • Amaloy
  • Bohe-Pahuh
  • Bohe-Suyak
  • Cabangalan
  • Danit
  • Kamamburingan
  • Matata
  • Materling
  • Pipil
  • Sungkayut
  • Tongbato
  • Ulitan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Ungkaya Pukan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 30,472 —    
2010 17,701 −17.94%
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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