Matongog, Municipality of Aroroy, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityAroroy
Postal code5414
Population (2015)1,405
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.5720, 123.2529

Matongog is a barangay in the municipality of Aroroy, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,405. This represented 1.63% of the total population of Aroroy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matongog is 10 to 14, with 232 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4142
5 to 9227
10 to 14232
15 to 19172
20 to 24126
25 to 2967
30 to 3479
35 to 3986
40 to 4462
45 to 4942
50 to 5440
55 to 5937
60 to 6423
65 to 6918
70 to 7410
75 to 798
80 and over2
Total1,405

Historical population

The population of Matongog grew from 807 in 1990 to 1,405 in 2015, an increase of 598 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.14%, or a decrease of 87 people, from the previous population of 1,492 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
807
1,0384.83%
755-6.60%
1,0915.21%
1,49212.07%
1,405-1.14%

Location

Matongog is situated at approximately 12.5720, 123.2529, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 60.4 meters or 198.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matongog 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.