flag of Costa Rica
National Flag

Country name: Costa Rica

Type of Government: Presidential Republic

Neighbouring countries: Belize El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Nicaragua Panama Mexico

Continent/Sub-continent: Americas Central America

Neighbourhood Continents: Africa Oceania Asia Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: South America Northern America Caribbean

National Currency: CRC Costa Rican Colon

Country information for Costa Rica with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 51,100 (51.1K) Sq.Kms.
31,752 (31.7K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 15.90/1,000 Population
Death Rate 4.6/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 78.40 Years
Population 4,516,220 (4.51M)
Capital San José
CoastLine 1,290 (1.29K) Kms.
ISO Code CR
ISO (num) Code 188
ISO Code CRI
FIPS Code CS
Currency CRC Costa Rican Colon
Dialing Prefix +506
Goverment Form Presidential republic
Admin Divions
1st: Provinces

Languages

1 Indo-European - Spanish
2 Indo-European - English