Malakdang, Municipality of Sabtang, Province of Batanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceBatanes
MunicipalitySabtang
Postal code3904
Population (2015)234
Philippine major island(s)Sabtang
Coordinates20.3416, 121.8495

Malakdang, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Sabtang, in the province of Batanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 234. This represented 14.44% of the total population of Sabtang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Malakdang is 25 to 29, with 20 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 411
5 to 915
10 to 1418
15 to 1914
20 to 2414
25 to 2920
30 to 3417
35 to 3917
40 to 4415
45 to 496
50 to 5413
55 to 5916
60 to 6412
65 to 6913
70 to 7412
75 to 797
80 and over9
Total234

Historical population

The population of Malakdang fell from 314 in 1990 to 234 in 2015, a decrease of 80 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.87%, or a decrease of 11 people, from the previous population of 245 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
314
225-6.05%
2855.20%
247-1.95%
245-0.30%
234-0.87%

Location

Malakdang is situated at approximately 20.3416, 121.8495, in the island of Sabtang. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 97.8 meters or 320.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Malakdang 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.