Matataja, Municipality of Mulanay, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
MunicipalityMulanay
Postal code4312
Population (2015)1,630
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.4789, 122.4658

Matataja is a barangay in the municipality of Mulanay, in the province of Quezon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,630. This represented 3.07% of the total population of Mulanay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matataja is 10 to 14, with 204 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4146
5 to 9200
10 to 14204
15 to 19149
20 to 24106
25 to 2992
30 to 34108
35 to 39114
40 to 4499
45 to 4993
50 to 5472
55 to 5960
60 to 6450
65 to 6942
70 to 7424
75 to 798
80 and over23
Total1,630

Historical population

The population of Matataja grew from 1,123 in 1990 to 1,630 in 2015, an increase of 507 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.73%, or a decrease of 64 people, from the previous population of 1,694 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,123
1,1660.71%
1,3062.46%
1,4161.12%
1,6946.74%
1,630-0.73%

Location

Matataja is situated at approximately 13.4789, 122.4658, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 42.3 meters or 138.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matataja 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.