Taculen, Municipality of Matalam, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMatalam
Postal code9406
Population (2015)983
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0696, 124.9031

Taculen is a barangay in the municipality of Matalam, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 983. This represented 1.24% of the total population of Matalam.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taculen is 5 to 9, with 114 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 497
5 to 9114
10 to 1497
15 to 19101
20 to 2478
25 to 2973
30 to 3471
35 to 3967
40 to 4453
45 to 4949
50 to 5440
55 to 5930
60 to 6427
65 to 6923
70 to 7416
75 to 7912
80 and over11
Total983

Historical population

The population of Taculen grew from 593 in 1990 to 983 in 2015, an increase of 390 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.22%, or an increase of 192 people, from the previous population of 791 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
593
5950.06%
8187.06%
9241.69%
791-5.50%
9834.22%

Location

Taculen is situated at approximately 7.0696, 124.9031, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.8 meters or 124.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taculen 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.