Matauta, Municipality of Tayasan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityTayasan
Postal code6211
Population (2015)613
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.9406, 123.1555

Matauta is a barangay in the municipality of Tayasan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 613. This represented 1.73% of the total population of Tayasan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matauta is 10 to 14, with 71 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 70 to 74, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 454
5 to 961
10 to 1471
15 to 1957
20 to 2443
25 to 2922
30 to 3446
35 to 3948
40 to 4438
45 to 4935
50 to 5431
55 to 5931
60 to 6416
65 to 6912
70 to 749
75 to 7918
80 and over12
Total613

Historical population

The population of Matauta grew from 387 in 1990 to 613 in 2015, an increase of 226 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.09%, or an increase of 34 people, from the previous population of 579 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
387
5045.07%
487-0.73%
5491.67%
5791.96%
6131.09%

Location

Matauta is situated at approximately 9.9406, 123.1555, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 139.3 meters or 457.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matauta 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.