Costa Rica Population 1960-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The total population in Costa Rica was last recorded at 4.8 million people in 2014 from 1.3 million in 1960, changing 259 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Costa Rica averaged 2.95 Million from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 4.77 Million in 2014 and a record low of 1.33 Million in 1960. Population in Costa Rica is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos de Costa Rica.

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Costa Rica Population


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.77 4.71 4.77 1.33 1960 - 2014 Million Yearly
The population of Costa Rica represents 0.07 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 1474 people on the planet is a resident of Costa Rica. This page provides - Costa Rica Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Costa Rica Population - was last refreshed on Monday, May 4, 2015.

Costa Rica Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.70 10.00 10.91 8.30 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 220175.00 189295.00 191132.00 38708.00 [+]
Population 4.77 4.71 4.77 1.33 Million [+]
Minimum Wages 4807.96 4807.96 4807.96 7.53 Index Points [+]
Wages 550850.00 550019.00 711157.00 357554.00 CRC/Month [+]


Population Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 23.13 Dec/13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Brazil 202.77 Dec/14 201.03 202.77 72.74 Million [+]
Canada 35.67 Dec/14 35.35 35.67 17.91 Million [+]
China 1367.82 Dec/14 1360.72 1367.82 551.96 Million [+]
Euro Area 334.57 Dec/14 333.11 334.57 260.38 Million [+]
France 66.02 Dec/14 65.53 66.02 45.68 Million [+]
Germany 80.82 Dec/14 80.51 82.54 72.67 Million [+]
India 1238.89 Dec/14 1223.58 1238.89 359.00 Million [+]
Indonesia 249.86 Dec/13 246.86 249.86 88.69 Million [+]
Italy 60.78 Dec/14 59.69 60.78 50.20 Million [+]
Japan 127.02 Dec/14 127.30 127.80 83.20 Million [+]
Mexico 122.33 Dec/13 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Netherlands 16.82 Dec/14 16.78 16.82 11.49 Million [+]
Russia 143.70 Dec/14 143.30 148.69 119.90 Million [+]
South Korea 50.22 Dec/13 50.00 50.22 25.00 Million [+]
Spain 46.50 Dec/14 46.73 46.82 30.46 Million [+]
Switzerland 8.13 Dec/14 8.04 8.13 5.36 Million [+]
Turkey 77.70 Dec/14 76.67 77.70 28.23 Million [+]
United Kingdom 64.31 Dec/14 63.90 64.31 52.37 Million [+]
United States 318.86 Dec/14 316.50 318.86 76.09 Million [+]