Matanga, Municipality of Almeria, Province of Biliran

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceBiliran
MunicipalityAlmeria
Postal code6544
Population (2015)964
Philippine major island(s)Biliran
Coordinates11.6605, 124.4104

Matanga is a barangay in the municipality of Almeria, in the province of Biliran. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 964. This represented 5.69% of the total population of Almeria.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matanga is 10 to 14, with 113 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 472
5 to 9102
10 to 14113
15 to 1990
20 to 2464
25 to 2963
30 to 3464
35 to 3956
40 to 4447
45 to 4956
50 to 5454
55 to 5948
60 to 6427
65 to 6930
70 to 7420
75 to 7928
80 and over18
Total964

Historical population

The population of Matanga grew from 819 in 1990 to 964 in 2015, an increase of 145 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.67%, or an increase of 33 people, from the previous population of 931 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
819
789-0.70%
9012.89%
858-0.67%
9313.02%
9640.67%

Location

Matanga is situated at approximately 11.6605, 124.4104, in the island of Biliran. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 479.0 meters or 1,571.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matanga 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.