Matabao, Municipality of Batuan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBatuan
Postal code5415
Population (2015)579
Coordinates12.3222, 123.8037

Matabao is a barangay in the municipality of Batuan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 579. This represented 3.84% of the total population of Batuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matabao is 5 to 9, with 77 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 472
5 to 977
10 to 1476
15 to 1975
20 to 2461
25 to 2935
30 to 3427
35 to 3925
40 to 4422
45 to 4930
50 to 5416
55 to 598
60 to 6412
65 to 6910
70 to 748
75 to 791
80 and over4
Total579

Historical population

The population of Matabao grew from 272 in 1990 to 579 in 2015, an increase of 307 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.37%, or an increase of 67 people, from the previous population of 512 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
272
3967.29%
383-0.71%
4612.59%
5123.89%
5792.37%

Location

Matabao is situated at approximately 12.3222, 123.8037. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.8 meters or 65.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matabao does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.