Matikang, Municipality of Lantawan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityLantawan
Postal code7301
Population (2015)918
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6446, 121.8918

Matikang is a barangay in the municipality of Lantawan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 918. This represented 3.73% of the total population of Lantawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matikang is 5 to 9, with 134 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 494
5 to 9134
10 to 14106
15 to 19106
20 to 2488
25 to 2976
30 to 3458
35 to 3946
40 to 4450
45 to 4945
50 to 5434
55 to 5929
60 to 6410
65 to 694
70 to 745
75 to 796
80 and over3
Total918

Historical population

The population of Matikang grew from 321 in 1990 to 918 in 2015, an increase of 597 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.32%, or an increase of 61 people, from the previous population of 857 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
321
64113.83%
6660.82%
7992.54%
8572.58%
9181.32%

Location

Matikang is situated at approximately 6.6446, 121.8918, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 81.4 meters or 267.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matikang 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.