Matuog, Municipality of Tayasan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityTayasan
Postal code6211
Population (2015)2,060
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.9181, 123.1543

Matuog is a barangay in the municipality of Tayasan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,060. This represented 5.81% of the total population of Tayasan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matuog is 10 to 14, with 207 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4178
5 to 9191
10 to 14207
15 to 19178
20 to 24178
25 to 29138
30 to 34132
35 to 39117
40 to 44109
45 to 49127
50 to 54108
55 to 59106
60 to 6487
65 to 6957
70 to 7444
75 to 7935
80 and over33
Total2,060

Historical population

The population of Matuog grew from 1,479 in 1990 to 2,060 in 2015, an increase of 581 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.17%, or an increase of 122 people, from the previous population of 1,938 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,479
1,6992.63%
1,534-2.17%
1,7762.04%
1,9383.23%
2,0601.17%

Location

Matuog is situated at approximately 9.9181, 123.1543, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.3 meters or 69.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matuog 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.