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Tipo-Tipo
Municipality
Map of Basilan Province with Tipo highlighted-Tipo
Map of Basilan Province 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 Province
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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41 news items

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 ...
 
Gulf Today
Wed, 24 Jun 2015 12:23:21 -0700

MANILA: Members of the Al Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf militants detonated an improvised bomb on a team of government security forces while on patrol on the island province of Basilan in restive Mindanao, killing two soldiers and wounding two others, the ...

Pang-Masa

Pang-Masa
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 00:07:30 -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 ...
 
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 ...

InterAksyon

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," ...
 
Minda News
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 01:00:00 -0800

Rowena Muyuela, Western Mindanao Command information officer, said the clash took place around 6:55 a.m. Thursday in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan. Muyuela said the clash ensued as the troops chanced upon a group of suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits while ...

Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (blog)

Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (blog)
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:00:00 -0800

THE CLASH between rebels and policemen that led to the deaths of more than 60 members of the elite Special Action Force in Mindanao has once again drawn attention to the southern Philippine island. Questions are now also being raised if the incident, ...

Philippine Star

ABS CBN News
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:26:33 -0700

Rowena Muyuela, spokesperson of the Armed Forces' Western Mindanao Command (Wesmincom), said the injured soldiers were airlifted to Camp Navarro General Hospital in Zamboanga. Tipo-tipo, Basilan Police Chief Inspector Munib Musa said they have ...
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