Tamar, Municipality of Talayan, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
MunicipalityTalayan
Postal code9612
Population (2015)2,027
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.9380, 124.2863

Tamar is a barangay in the municipality of Talayan, in the province of Maguindanao. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,027. This represented 6.75% of the total population of Talayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tamar is 1 to 4, with 341 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 165
1 to 4341
5 to 9326
10 to 14295
15 to 19222
20 to 24150
25 to 29123
30 to 3499
35 to 39117
40 to 44106
45 to 4984
50 to 5435
55 to 5926
60 to 649
65 to 6913
70 to 745
75 to 794
80 and over7
Total2,027

Historical population

The population of Tamar grew from 660 in 1990 to 2,027 in 2015, an increase of 1,367 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 19.08%, or an increase of 1,217 people, from the previous population of 810 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
660
7211.67%
7681.36%
1,3538.12%
810-17.03%
2,02719.08%

Location

Tamar is situated at approximately 6.9380, 124.2863, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 252.4 meters or 828.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tamar 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.