Matiporon, Municipality of Milagros, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMilagros
Postal code5410
Population (2015)1,251
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2752, 123.4456

Matiporon is a barangay in the municipality of Milagros, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,251. This represented 2.18% of the total population of Milagros.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Matiporon are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 10 to 14, with 165 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4147
5 to 9165
10 to 14165
15 to 19138
20 to 24108
25 to 2984
30 to 3487
35 to 3972
40 to 4466
45 to 4946
50 to 5436
55 to 5935
60 to 6427
65 to 6915
70 to 748
75 to 797
80 and over8
Total1,251

Historical population

The population of Matiporon grew from 654 in 1990 to 1,251 in 2015, an increase of 597 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.62%, or an increase of 159 people, from the previous population of 1,092 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
654
8775.65%
1,0834.63%
1,032-0.66%
1,0922.08%
1,2512.62%

Location

Matiporon is situated at approximately 12.2752, 123.4456, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 75.4 meters or 247.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matiporon 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.