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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" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 20 August 2014. 

External links[edit]


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82 news items

 
Sun.Star
Wed, 20 Jan 2016 06:37:30 -0800

In a barangay in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan, the community's water supply is one of the casualties of armed conflict. A group of young people who call themselves Youth Working for Change took on the daunting challenge of providing access to clean water to the ...

Philippine Star

Sun.Star
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 00:24:56 -0700

A SOLDIER was killed while eight others were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded Tuesday in Sitio Bulak-Peyat in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan. Lieutenant Colonel Paolo Perez, commander of the 18th Infantry Battalion, said the explosion happened around ...

Inquirer.net

Inquirer.net
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 00:38:52 -0800

The 10-year-old boy was gunned down as he came out of a Muslim religious school in Tipo-tipo, Basilan, Monday night, some eight months after being rescued from Abu Sayyaf terrorists, who had taken they boy in and trained him to be one of them after he ...

Rappler

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," ...

Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:01:57 -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.

Pang-Masa

Pang-Masa
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 00:08:30 -0700

MANILA, Philippines – Isang sundalo ang nasawi, habang walo ang sugatan matapos sumabog ang isang improvised explosive device sa Tipo-Tipo Basilan ngayong Martes. Ayon kay Lt. Col. Jose Paolo Perez, pinuno ng 18th Infantry Battalion, sakay ng ...

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 ...

Rappler

Rappler
Mon, 15 Jul 2013 06:15:18 -0700

"The 18th Infantry Battalion in coordination with the stakeholders in Basilan... facilitated the safe and successful release of 8 abducted civilians at Barangay Bohe Lebung, Tipo-tipo, Basilan Province, around 11:40 in the morning today," according to ...
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