Malinta, Municipality of Los Baños, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
MunicipalityLos Baños
Postal code4030
Population (2020)6,531
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.1857, 121.2302 (14° 11' North, 121° 14' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.2 meters (26.9 feet)

Malinta is a barangay in the municipality of Los Baños, in the province of Laguna. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 6,531. This represented 5.66% of the total population of Los Baños.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Malinta in the 2015 Census was 7,345 broken down into 2,098 households or an average of 3.50 members per household.

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Number of households in Malinta (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
4,2568235.17
5,1841,0125.12
5,6461,1914.74
5,9131,3344.43
6,2581,4484.32
7,3452,0983.50

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Malinta is 15 to 19, with 699 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 43 individuals.

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Population of Malinta by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 11281.74%
1 to 46118.29%
5 to 96268.50%
10 to 146368.63%
15 to 196999.49%
20 to 246749.15%
25 to 296789.20%
30 to 346779.19%
35 to 396779.19%
40 to 444375.93%
45 to 494005.43%
50 to 543174.30%
55 to 592743.72%
60 to 642293.11%
65 to 691582.14%
70 to 74610.83%
75 to 79430.58%
80 and over430.58%
Total7,368100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 39.53
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 6.03
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 45.56
  • Median Age: 27.29

Historical population

The population of Malinta grew from 4,256 in 1990 to 6,531 in 2020, an increase of 2,275 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 2.51%, or a decrease of 837 people, from the previous population of 7,368 in 2015.

Population of Malinta (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,256
5,1843.76%
5,6461.85%
5,9130.64%
6,2582.09%
7,3683.16%
6,531-2.51%

Location

Malinta is situated at approximately 14.1857, 121.2302, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.2 meters or 26.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

Notes

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