Bato, Municipality of Matalam, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMatalam
Postal code9406
Population (2015)1,183
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2604, 124.9085

Bato is a barangay in the municipality of Matalam, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,183. This represented 1.49% of the total population of Matalam.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bato is 5 to 9, with 154 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4144
5 to 9154
10 to 14150
15 to 19123
20 to 2496
25 to 2976
30 to 3475
35 to 3975
40 to 4458
45 to 4963
50 to 5450
55 to 5943
60 to 6414
65 to 6916
70 to 748
75 to 795
80 and over4
Total1,183

Historical population

The population of Bato grew from 827 in 1990 to 1,183 in 2015, an increase of 356 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.58%, or an increase of 377 people, from the previous population of 806 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
827
1,1015.51%
748-7.95%
9433.25%
806-5.55%
1,1837.58%

Location

Bato is situated at approximately 7.2604, 124.9085, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 307.6 meters or 1,009.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bato 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.