Mataragan, Municipality of Malibcong, Province of Abra

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceAbra
MunicipalityMalibcong
Postal code2820
Population (2015)474
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.6306, 121.0785

Mataragan is a barangay in the municipality of Malibcong, in the province of Abra. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 474. This represented 13.83% of the total population of Malibcong.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mataragan is 5 to 9, with 60 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 447
5 to 960
10 to 1445
15 to 1949
20 to 2440
25 to 2945
30 to 3430
35 to 3929
40 to 4421
45 to 4927
50 to 5423
55 to 5913
60 to 6411
65 to 696
70 to 747
75 to 791
80 and over8
Total474

Historical population

The population of Mataragan grew from 388 in 1990 to 474 in 2015, an increase of 86 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.96%, or a decrease of 52 people, from the previous population of 526 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
388
4191.45%
4330.71%
4971.92%
5262.09%
474-1.96%

Location

Mataragan is situated at approximately 17.6306, 121.0785, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,257.6 meters or 4,125.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mataragan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.