General Information for Costa Rica Costa Rica Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Costa Rica ?San Jose
What is the total area of Costa Rica ? (km2)51.100
What is the population in Costa Rica ? (2020)5.094.118
What is the median age in Costa Rica ?33
What is the iso country code for Costa Rica ? (2lt)CR
What is the iso country code for Costa Rica ? (3lt)CRI
What continent is Costa Rica in ?North & Central America
What currency is used in Costa Rica ?Costa Rican Colon
What is the currency code for Costa Rica ?CRC
What is the tel code for Costa Rica ?+506
What language use in Costa Rica ?Spanish
What is the language code for Spanish ?ES
What is the internet TLD code for Costa Rica ?.cr
Where is the highest place in Costa Rica ?Cerro ChirripĆ³ (3820 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Costa Rica ?North Pacific Ocean (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Costa Rica

World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)9,1
World map icon Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)28,6487
World map icon Imports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)23.793.100.000
World map icon Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$)593.410.000
World map icon Service imports (BoP, current US$)4.186.400.000
World map icon Goods imports (BoP, current US$)15.425.200.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP)13,3191
World map icon Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)19.611.600.000
World map icon Primary income payments (BoP, current US$)4.181.450.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP)14,8545
World map icon Trade in services (% of GDP)22,3177
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)45,61
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)5
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)12
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)17
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)138
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)58,3
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)19,2
World map icon Tax payments (number)10
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)6,4
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)32,7
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)151
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)10
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)10
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)10
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)23
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)23
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)23
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)9,6
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)9,6
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)5
World map icon Time required to register property (days)11
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)852
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)10
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)3
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)26
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)80
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)404.525.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)52.000
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)43.161.000
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)361.312.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)149.359.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)136.696.000
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)591.880.000
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)1.145.760.000
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)75
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)500
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)24
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)20
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)80
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)450
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)39
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)36,4
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)86
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)7
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)74
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)5
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)69,2383
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)12.662.900
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)8,191
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,819
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)10,39
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)3.313.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)3.313.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)619.316.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)543.097.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)622.629.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)622.629.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)76.219.400
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)276.707.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)276.707.000
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)437.899.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)400.046.000
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)21,173
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)17,936
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)26,384
World map icon Labor force, total2.392.430
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)38,4334
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)60,051
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)74,422
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)61,6216
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)45,86
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)66,814
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)81,343
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)52,205
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)43,348
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)52,389
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)33,923
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)69,299
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)59,346
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)85,884
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)714.606.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)2.978.650.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)3.693.260.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)37.852.600
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)18,37
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)23,575
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)9,695
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)37.608,7
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,871
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,203
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,985
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)75,944
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)73,876
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)79,39
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)19,927
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)20,934
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)18,249
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)55,132
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)69,348
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)41,095
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)24,056
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)26,124
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)20,61
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)4,129
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)5,191
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,361
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)34,17
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)42,992
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)24,973
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)12,332
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)17,079
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)4,42
World map icon Stocks traded, turnover ratio of domestic shares (%)1,65062
World map icon Stocks traded, total value (% of GDP)0,0592483
World map icon Stocks traded, total value (current US$)36.600.000
World map icon Listed domestic companies, total10
World map icon Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (% of GDP)3,58946
World map icon Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (current US$)2.217.350.000
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)0,895811
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)553.378.000
World map icon Personal transfers, receipts (BoP, current US$)518.785.000
World map icon Secondary income receipts (BoP, current US$)1.002.220.000
World map icon Portfolio equity, net inflows (BoP, current US$)55.425.900
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)4,05524
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)2.505.080.000
World map icon Travel services (% of service exports, BoP)41,7653
World map icon Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)5,16588
World map icon Exports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)21.805.000.000
World map icon Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts (BoP, current US$)6.217.540
World map icon Service exports (BoP, current US$)9.600.100.000
World map icon Goods exports (BoP, current US$)11.622.900.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service exports, BoP)0,932489
World map icon Exports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)21.223.000.000
World map icon Primary income receipts (BoP, current US$)581.936.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP)2,70812
World map icon Net capital account (BoP, current US$)31.784.900
World map icon Net secondary income (BoP, current US$)513.263.000
World map icon Reserves and related items (BoP, current US$)1.392.610.000
World map icon Portfolio investment, net (BoP, current US$)-959.050.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)-2.481.190.000
World map icon Net errors and omissions (BoP, current US$)189.955.000
World map icon Net trade in goods (BoP, current US$)-3.802.290.000
World map icon Net trade in goods and services (BoP, current US$)1.611.400.000
World map icon Net primary income (BoP, current US$)-3.599.510.000
World map icon Net financial account (BoP, current US$)-1.253.110.000
World map icon Current account balance (% of GDP)-2,38749
World map icon Current account balance (BoP, current US$)-1.474.850.000
World map icon Personal remittances, paid (current US$)530.421.000
World map icon Secondary income, other sectors, payments (BoP, current US$)486.837.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)0,0386707
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)23.888.400
World map icon Travel services (% of service imports, BoP)25,9904


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