Matho, Municipality of Cortes, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCortes
Postal code8313
Population (2015)1,124
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.1825, 126.1470

Matho is a barangay in the municipality of Cortes, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,124. This represented 7.06% of the total population of Cortes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matho is 5 to 9, with 130 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4110
5 to 9130
10 to 14128
15 to 19123
20 to 2495
25 to 2964
30 to 3470
35 to 3967
40 to 4471
45 to 4964
50 to 5462
55 to 5934
60 to 6426
65 to 6915
70 to 7413
75 to 7912
80 and over14
Total1,124

Historical population

The population of Matho grew from 815 in 1990 to 1,124 in 2015, an increase of 309 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.60%, or a decrease of 36 people, from the previous population of 1,160 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
815
764-1.20%
9214.09%
1,0982.45%
1,1602.02%
1,124-0.60%

Location

Matho is situated at approximately 9.1825, 126.1470, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 166.0 meters or 544.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matho 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.