Matiyaga, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)413
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7436, 118.7301

Matiyaga, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 413. This represented 0.16% of the total population of Puerto Princesa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matiyaga is 15 to 19, with 49 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 429
5 to 933
10 to 1438
15 to 1949
20 to 2442
25 to 2934
30 to 3428
35 to 3934
40 to 4425
45 to 4919
50 to 5416
55 to 5911
60 to 6415
65 to 6913
70 to 748
75 to 796
80 and over5
Total413

Historical population

The population of Matiyaga fell from 717 in 1990 to 413 in 2015, a decrease of 304 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 6.59%, or a decrease of 178 people, from the previous population of 591 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
717
605-3.13%
321-12.71%
6259.62%
591-2.02%
413-6.59%

Location

Matiyaga is situated at approximately 9.7436, 118.7301, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.7 meters or 8.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matiyaga 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.