Mataphao, Municipality of New Washington, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityNew Washington
Postal code5610
Population (2015)1,842
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.6439, 122.3664

Mataphao is a barangay in the municipality of New Washington, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,842. This represented 4.09% of the total population of New Washington.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mataphao is 5 to 9, with 181 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 136
1 to 4160
5 to 9181
10 to 14154
15 to 19159
20 to 24173
25 to 29168
30 to 34137
35 to 39134
40 to 4491
45 to 4996
50 to 5468
55 to 5973
60 to 6468
65 to 6948
70 to 7436
75 to 7928
80 and over32
Total1,842

Historical population

The population of Mataphao grew from 1,325 in 1990 to 1,842 in 2015, an increase of 517 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.29%, or an increase of 288 people, from the previous population of 1,554 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,325
1,241-1.22%
1,6225.91%
1,6680.39%
1,554-2.54%
1,8423.29%

Location

Mataphao is situated at approximately 11.6439, 122.3664, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.0 meters or 23.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mataphao 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.