Costa Rica, Municipality of Batuan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBatuan
Postal code5415
Population (2015)1,067
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.4315, 123.7280

Costa Rica is a barangay in the municipality of Batuan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,067. This represented 7.07% of the total population of Batuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Costa Rica is 5 to 9, with 162 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 4105
5 to 9162
10 to 14138
15 to 19133
20 to 2479
25 to 2970
30 to 3446
35 to 3976
40 to 4454
45 to 4941
50 to 5438
55 to 5932
60 to 6425
65 to 6919
70 to 7414
75 to 798
80 and over7
Total1,067

Historical population

The population of Costa Rica grew from 836 in 1990 to 1,067 in 2015, an increase of 231 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.99%, or an increase of 54 people, from the previous population of 1,013 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
836
8961.31%
881-0.36%
8840.05%
1,0135.08%
1,0670.99%

Location

Costa Rica is situated at approximately 12.4315, 123.7280, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 104.2 meters or 341.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Costa Rica 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.