Matagbac, Municipality of Milagros, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMilagros
Postal code5410
Population (2015)1,799
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1237, 123.6711

Matagbac is a barangay in the municipality of Milagros, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,799. This represented 3.13% of the total population of Milagros.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matagbac is 5 to 9, with 277 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4206
5 to 9277
10 to 14230
15 to 19202
20 to 24133
25 to 29132
30 to 3492
35 to 3999
40 to 4469
45 to 4972
50 to 5460
55 to 5955
60 to 6429
65 to 6929
70 to 7423
75 to 7916
80 and over11
Total1,799

Historical population

The population of Matagbac grew from 1,087 in 1990 to 1,799 in 2015, an increase of 712 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.91%, or an increase of 84 people, from the previous population of 1,715 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,087
1,1781.52%
1,5165.56%
1,332-1.77%
1,7159.64%
1,7990.91%

Location

Matagbac is situated at approximately 12.1237, 123.6711, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.5 meters or 116.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matagbac 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.