Molatuhan Alto, Municipality of Lopez Jaena, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityLopez Jaena
Postal code7208
Population (2015)860
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5176, 123.7710

Molatuhan Alto is a barangay in the municipality of Lopez Jaena, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 860. This represented 3.43% of the total population of Lopez Jaena.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Molatuhan Alto is 10 to 14, with 101 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 468
5 to 977
10 to 14101
15 to 1969
20 to 2490
25 to 2956
30 to 3457
35 to 3950
40 to 4437
45 to 4955
50 to 5441
55 to 5939
60 to 6431
65 to 6927
70 to 7421
75 to 7910
80 and over13
Total860

Historical population

The population of Molatuhan Alto grew from 614 in 1990 to 860 in 2015, an increase of 246 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.68%, or an increase of 72 people, from the previous population of 788 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
614
6460.96%
6931.52%
7461.02%
7882.01%
8601.68%

Location

Molatuhan Alto is situated at approximately 8.5176, 123.7710, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.5 meters or 77.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Molatuhan Alto 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.