Matlang, Municipality of Isabel, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityIsabel
Postal code6539
Population (2015)5,972
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.8976, 124.4675

Matlang is a barangay in the municipality of Isabel, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,972. This represented 12.73% of the total population of Isabel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matlang is 10 to 14, with 597 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 46 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1129
1 to 4489
5 to 9572
10 to 14597
15 to 19541
20 to 24556
25 to 29510
30 to 34428
35 to 39341
40 to 44341
45 to 49332
50 to 54363
55 to 59296
60 to 64196
65 to 69113
70 to 7474
75 to 7948
80 and over46
Total5,972

Historical population

The population of Matlang grew from 5,003 in 1990 to 5,972 in 2015, an increase of 969 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.42%, or an increase of 131 people, from the previous population of 5,841 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,003
5,3621.31%
5,5140.60%
5,6630.37%
5,8411.13%
5,9720.42%

Location

Matlang is situated at approximately 10.8976, 124.4675, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 66.0 meters or 216.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matlang 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.