Matara, Municipality of Libon, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityLibon
Postal code4507
Population (2015)894
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.1963, 123.3778

Matara is a barangay in the municipality of Libon, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 894. This represented 1.19% of the total population of Libon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matara is 10 to 14, with 125 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 486
5 to 9116
10 to 14125
15 to 19111
20 to 2461
25 to 2967
30 to 3452
35 to 3946
40 to 4441
45 to 4941
50 to 5428
55 to 5929
60 to 6429
65 to 6919
70 to 7413
75 to 799
80 and over8
Total894

Historical population

The population of Matara grew from 825 in 1990 to 894 in 2015, an increase of 69 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.83%, or an increase of 38 people, from the previous population of 856 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
825
8290.09%
799-0.79%
8290.51%
8561.17%
8940.83%

Location

Matara is situated at approximately 13.1963, 123.3778, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 157.2 meters or 515.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matara 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.