Matalang, Municipality of Midsalip, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityMidsalip
Postal code7021
Population (2015)1,367
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0285, 123.2479

Matalang is a barangay in the municipality of Midsalip, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,367. This represented 4.26% of the total population of Midsalip.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matalang is 5 to 9, with 207 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4178
5 to 9207
10 to 14189
15 to 19145
20 to 2499
25 to 2985
30 to 3478
35 to 3977
40 to 4466
45 to 4960
50 to 5445
55 to 5935
60 to 6425
65 to 6924
70 to 746
75 to 795
80 and over6
Total1,367

Historical population

The population of Matalang grew from 914 in 1990 to 1,367 in 2015, an increase of 453 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.81%, or an increase of 299 people, from the previous population of 1,068 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
914
909-0.10%
875-0.81%
1,0442.47%
1,0680.83%
1,3674.81%

Location

Matalang is situated at approximately 8.0285, 123.2479, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 449.2 meters or 1,473.7 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.