Matalang, Municipality of Lakewood, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityLakewood
Postal code7014
Population (2015)678
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9441, 123.1503

Matalang is a barangay in the municipality of Lakewood, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 678. This represented 3.33% of the total population of Lakewood.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matalang is 5 to 9, with 112 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 487
5 to 9112
10 to 1494
15 to 1971
20 to 2468
25 to 2949
30 to 3431
35 to 3927
40 to 4423
45 to 4916
50 to 5417
55 to 5919
60 to 6417
65 to 695
70 to 747
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total678

Historical population

The population of Matalang grew from 219 in 1990 to 678 in 2015, an increase of 459 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.13%, or an increase of 39 people, from the previous population of 639 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
219
3257.68%
3783.29%
5495.28%
6395.68%
6781.13%

Location

Matalang is situated at approximately 7.9441, 123.1503, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 751.9 meters or 2,466.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matalang 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.