Matalangtalang, Municipality of Aroroy, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityAroroy
Postal code5414
Population (2015)1,961
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.4896, 123.3276

Matalangtalang is a barangay in the municipality of Aroroy, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,961. This represented 2.28% of the total population of Aroroy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matalangtalang is 10 to 14, with 284 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4251
5 to 9263
10 to 14284
15 to 19222
20 to 24171
25 to 29130
30 to 3491
35 to 3995
40 to 4474
45 to 4979
50 to 5482
55 to 5960
60 to 6433
65 to 6924
70 to 7419
75 to 7920
80 and over18
Total1,961

Historical population

The population of Matalangtalang grew from 1,186 in 1990 to 1,961 in 2015, an increase of 775 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.92%, or an increase of 275 people, from the previous population of 1,686 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,186
1,6576.47%
1,6920.45%
1,548-1.22%
1,6863.16%
1,9612.92%

Location

Matalangtalang is situated at approximately 12.4896, 123.3276, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 99.5 meters or 326.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matalangtalang 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.