Batal, Municipality of Matungao, Province of Lanao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
MunicipalityMatungao
Postal code9203
Population (2020)1,323
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0884, 124.1408 (8° 5' North, 124° 8' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level553.4 meters (1,815.6 feet)

Batal is a barangay in the municipality of Matungao, in the province of Lanao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,323. This represented 8.97% of the total population of Matungao.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Batal in the 2015 Census was 1,225 broken down into 188 households or an average of 6.52 members per household.

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Number of households in Batal (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
5931194.98
6951454.79
7681455.30
9141625.64
1,0711835.85
1,2251886.52

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Batal is 5 to 9, with 190 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 5 individuals.

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Population of Batal by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1332.69%
1 to 416113.14%
5 to 919015.51%
10 to 1417414.20%
15 to 1913210.78%
20 to 241139.22%
25 to 29816.61%
30 to 34816.61%
35 to 39665.39%
40 to 44463.76%
45 to 49514.16%
50 to 54282.29%
55 to 59272.20%
60 to 64110.90%
65 to 6980.65%
70 to 7450.41%
75 to 7970.57%
80 and over110.90%
Total1,225100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 87.74
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 4.87
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 92.61
  • Median Age: 17.06

Historical population

The population of Batal grew from 593 in 1990 to 1,323 in 2020, an increase of 730 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 1.63%, or an increase of 98 people, from the previous population of 1,225 in 2015.

Population of Batal (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
593
6953.02%
7682.16%
9142.43%
1,0715.94%
1,2252.59%
1,3231.63%

Location

Batal is situated at approximately 8.0884, 124.1408, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 553.4 meters or 1,815.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Batal shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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