Umus Mataha, Municipality of Mapun, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityMapun
Postal code7508
Population (2015)2,329
Philippine major island(s)Cagayan de Sulu
Coordinates7.0247, 118.4580

Umus Mataha is a barangay in the municipality of Mapun, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,329. This represented 8.76% of the total population of Mapun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Umus Mataha is 5 to 9, with 305 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 184
1 to 4255
5 to 9305
10 to 14288
15 to 19236
20 to 24204
25 to 29150
30 to 34170
35 to 39148
40 to 44130
45 to 4992
50 to 5484
55 to 5968
60 to 6431
65 to 6928
70 to 7423
75 to 7916
80 and over17
Total2,329

Historical population

The population of Umus Mataha grew from 2,005 in 1990 to 2,329 in 2015, an increase of 324 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.21%, or an increase of 25 people, from the previous population of 2,304 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,005
2,0910.79%
2,1530.63%
2,6602.96%
2,304-5.10%
2,3290.21%

Location

Umus Mataha is situated at approximately 7.0247, 118.4580, in the island of Cagayan de Sulu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 85.4 meters or 280.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Umus Mataha 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.