Matobato, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)4,529
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0705, 124.5758

Matobato is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,529. This represented 2.46% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Matobato is 10 to 14, with 534 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 182
1 to 4410
5 to 9464
10 to 14534
15 to 19508
20 to 24390
25 to 29348
30 to 34288
35 to 39290
40 to 44265
45 to 49280
50 to 54210
55 to 59137
60 to 64106
65 to 6989
70 to 7454
75 to 7946
80 and over28
Total4,529

Historical population

The population of Matobato grew from 2,751 in 1990 to 4,529 in 2015, an increase of 1,778 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.17%, or an increase of 269 people, from the previous population of 4,260 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,751
3,1812.76%
3,6392.93%
4,1261.75%
4,2601.17%
4,5291.17%

Location

Matobato is situated at approximately 12.0705, 124.5758, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.6 meters or 28.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Matobato 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.