Poblacion, Municipality of Matalam, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMatalam
Postal code9406
Population (2015)6,748
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0833, 124.9348

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Matalam, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,748. This represented 8.50% of the total population of Matalam.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 741 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 46 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1127
1 to 4563
5 to 9741
10 to 14672
15 to 19680
20 to 24564
25 to 29579
30 to 34520
35 to 39528
40 to 44404
45 to 49325
50 to 54299
55 to 59225
60 to 64202
65 to 69136
70 to 7477
75 to 7960
80 and over46
Total6,748

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 3,958 in 1990 to 6,748 in 2015, an increase of 2,790 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.16%, or an increase of 715 people, from the previous population of 6,033 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,958
4,2061.15%
4,9793.68%
5,5131.41%
6,0333.34%
6,7482.16%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 7.0833, 124.9348, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.4 meters or 194.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.