Matatal, Municipality of Maimbung, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityMaimbung
Postal code7409
Population (2015)1,806
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9666, 121.0136

Matatal is a barangay in the municipality of Maimbung, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,806. This represented 4.76% of the total population of Maimbung.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matatal is 10 to 14, with 368 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 14
1 to 4153
5 to 9284
10 to 14368
15 to 19247
20 to 2485
25 to 2954
30 to 3473
35 to 3991
40 to 44147
45 to 49105
50 to 5460
55 to 5959
60 to 6417
65 to 6926
70 to 7413
75 to 7914
80 and over6
Total1,806

Historical population

The population of Matatal grew from 829 in 1990 to 1,806 in 2015, an increase of 977 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.98%, or an increase of 258 people, from the previous population of 1,548 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
829
9031.61%
9450.98%
2,50114.37%
1,548-16.02%
1,8062.98%

Location

Matatal is situated at approximately 5.9666, 121.0136, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 71.9 meters or 235.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matatal 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.