Matalaba, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Marinduque

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceMarinduque
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code4902
Population (2015)1,523
Philippine major island(s)Marinduque
Coordinates13.4590, 122.0636

Matalaba is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Marinduque. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,523. This represented 2.70% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matalaba is 10 to 14, with 196 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4115
5 to 9189
10 to 14196
15 to 19188
20 to 24112
25 to 2969
30 to 3480
35 to 3997
40 to 4489
45 to 4991
50 to 5461
55 to 5969
60 to 6440
65 to 6940
70 to 7430
75 to 7920
80 and over15
Total1,523

Historical population

The population of Matalaba grew from 1,028 in 1990 to 1,523 in 2015, an increase of 495 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.51%, or an increase of 40 people, from the previous population of 1,483 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,028
1,0650.66%
1,2934.25%
1,3260.35%
1,4834.16%
1,5230.51%

Location

Matalaba is situated at approximately 13.4590, 122.0636, in the island of Marinduque. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.8 meters or 58.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matalaba 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.