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Tipo-Tipo
Municipality
Map of Basilan with Tipo highlighted-Tipo
Map of Basilan with Tipo highlighted-Tipo
Tipo-Tipo is located in Philippines
Tipo-Tipo
Tipo-Tipo
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°32′N 122°10′E / 6.533°N 122.167°E / 6.533; 122.167Coordinates: 06°32′N 122°10′E / 6.533°N 122.167°E / 6.533; 122.167
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Basilan
District Lone district of Basilan
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Ingatun-Lukman G. Istarul
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 16,978
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7304
Dialing code 62
Income class 3rd class

Tipo-tipo is a third class municipality in the province of Basilan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 16,978 people.[2]

In 2006, the municipalities of Al-Barka and Ungkaya Pukan were created from Tipo-Tipo, reducing its number of barangays from 39 to 11.

Tipo-Tipo was the site of the 2007 Basilan beheading incident where Islamic rebels beheaded 14 Philippine Marines.

Barangays[edit]

Tipo-tipo is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.[2]

  • Badja
  • Bohebaca
  • Bohelebung
  • Lagayas
  • Limbo-Upas
  • Tipo-tipo Proper (Pob.)
  • Baguindan
  • Banah
  • Bohe-Tambak
  • Silangkum
  • Bangcuang

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tipo-Tipo
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 33,897 —    
1995 46,866 +6.26%
2000 48,284 +0.64%
2007 26,548 −7.92%
2010 16,978 −15.01%
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". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 20 August 2014. 

External links[edit]


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44 news items

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Rappler
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:20:05 -0800

... Mindanao Command (Westmincom) spearheaded by the combined elements of 104th Brigade conducted a deliberate attack against Abu Sayyaf Group under Furuji Indama and his IED (Improvised Explosive Device) factory at Tipo-Tipo, Basilan Province," ...

InterAksyon

InterAksyon
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 21:33:40 -0800

MANILA, Philippines -- A band of Abu Sayyaf fighters under Basilan-based sub-leader Furuji Indama was responsible for the twin bombings in Zamboanga City on November 9, one of which wounded a police bomb expert and his sniffer dog, authorities said ...
 
Zamboanga Today Online
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:26:15 -0800

Government launched its forces just before midnight last Sunday to capture the hideout of Abu Sayyaf leader Furuji Indama in Tipo Tipo Basilan. A makeshift factory used to manufacture improvised explosive devices and Indama's camp was captured during ...
 
Minda News
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 02:40:27 -0800

Casimiro said two of the four are twins and all are from Barangay Baguindan, Tipo-Tipo, Basilan. One of them was identified as a certain Yaser. The police official described Yaser as more or less 22 years old, 5'6” in height, around 55 kilograms, small ...
 
Zamboanga Today Online
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 19:31:15 -0800

Meanwhile, said military operations brought some fruitful successes as the 104th Brigade of the Philippine Army captured an ASG camp, in the mountains of Tipo-Tipo, Basilan, which manufactured a number of Improvised Explosive Device (IED). The same ...
 
Manila Standard Today
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 07:56:15 -0800

In Tipo-Tipo, Basilan in Mindanao, government troops captured a bomb factory belonging to the terrorist Abu Sayyaf Group after heavy artillery and ground assault, a military commander said. Col. Rolando Bautista, commander of the Army's 104th Infantry ...
 
Sun.Star
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 04:22:30 -0800

FOUR fishermen were killed while another was wounded in an ambush in the hinterlands of Basilan province, the police reported Tuesday. The incident happened around 3:15 p.m. Monday in Barangay Bohelebbung, Tipo-Tipo town. Senior Police Officer 1 ...

Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:07:30 -0700

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Twenty soldiers were wounded and three terrorists killed when troops attacked an Abu Sayyaf band trying to extort money from the contractor of a key road project in a remote barangay in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan yesterday.
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