Santa Maria, Municipality of Matalam, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMatalam
Postal code9406
Population (2015)1,899
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.1383, 124.9646

Santa Maria is a barangay in the municipality of Matalam, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,899. This represented 2.39% of the total population of Matalam.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Maria is 5 to 9, with 256 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4197
5 to 9256
10 to 14191
15 to 19186
20 to 24143
25 to 29178
30 to 34135
35 to 39133
40 to 4496
45 to 49101
50 to 5467
55 to 5954
60 to 6449
65 to 6927
70 to 7410
75 to 7910
80 and over13
Total1,899

Historical population

The population of Santa Maria grew from 1,059 in 1990 to 1,899 in 2015, an increase of 840 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.32%, or a decrease of 32 people, from the previous population of 1,931 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,059
1,0990.70%
1,2823.36%
1,5903.01%
1,9317.33%
1,899-0.32%

Location

Santa Maria is situated at approximately 7.1383, 124.9646, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 68.7 meters or 225.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Maria 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.