Meochao, City of Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
CityKidapawan
Postal code9400
Population (2015)1,663
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0339, 125.1626

Meochao is a barangay in the city of Kidapawan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,663. This represented 1.19% of the total population of Kidapawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Meochao is 5 to 9, with 224 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4138
5 to 9224
10 to 14190
15 to 19139
20 to 24132
25 to 29129
30 to 34135
35 to 39138
40 to 4496
45 to 4974
50 to 5466
55 to 5965
60 to 6444
65 to 6920
70 to 7421
75 to 7916
80 and over8
Total1,663

Historical population

The population of Meochao grew from 961 in 1990 to 1,663 in 2015, an increase of 702 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.10%, or an increase of 9 people, from the previous population of 1,654 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
961
915-0.91%
1,0723.45%
1,2882.56%
1,6549.53%
1,6630.10%

Location

Meochao is situated at approximately 7.0339, 125.1626, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 580.7 meters or 1,905.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Meochao 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.