Dalapitan, Municipality of Matalam, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMatalam
Postal code9406
Population (2015)3,321
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0475, 124.9282

Dalapitan is a barangay in the municipality of Matalam, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,321. This represented 4.18% of the total population of Matalam.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dalapitan is 5 to 9, with 360 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 168
1 to 4330
5 to 9360
10 to 14325
15 to 19312
20 to 24274
25 to 29239
30 to 34245
35 to 39227
40 to 44202
45 to 49162
50 to 54161
55 to 59138
60 to 6494
65 to 6971
70 to 7449
75 to 7937
80 and over27
Total3,321

Historical population

The population of Dalapitan grew from 2,650 in 1990 to 3,321 in 2015, an increase of 671 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.84%, or an increase of 304 people, from the previous population of 3,017 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,650
2,8771.55%
3,0861.51%
3,3291.05%
3,017-3.52%
3,3211.84%

Location

Dalapitan is situated at approximately 7.0475, 124.9282, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 73.0 meters or 239.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dalapitan 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.