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World > North America > Costa Rica > Ranking Positions (Facts)

Costa Rica - Ranking Positions (Facts)

 RANKING  VALUE  POSITION
Geography
Area - total 51,100.00 sq km 127
Area - land 50,660.00 sq km 125
Area - water 440.00 sq km 110
Land boundaries 639.00 km 130
Coastline 1,290.00 km 71
Elevation extremes - highest point 3,810 m 45
Land use - arable land 4.40 % 152
Land use - permanent crops 5.87 % 46
Land use - other 89.73 % 89
People
Population 4,133,884 123
Age structure: 0-14 years 27.80 % 108
Age structure: 15-64 years 66.40 % 85
Age structure: 65 years and over 5.80 % 96
Population growth rate 1.41 % 96
Birth rate 18.02 births/1,000 population 106
Death rate 4.39 deaths/1,000 population 12
Net migration rate 0.48 migrant(s)/1,000 population 144
Sex ratio - total population 1.02 male(s)/female 44
Infant mortality rate 9.45 deaths/1,000 live births 56
Life expectancy at birth - total population 77.21 years 47
Life expectancy at birth - male 74.61 years 45
Life expectancy at birth - female 79.94 years 51
Total fertility rate 2.21 children born/woman 112
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 0.60 % 95
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS 12,000 73
HIV/AIDS - deaths 900 78
Literacy - total population 96.00 % 79
Economy
GDP - real growth rate 7.90 % 33
GDP per capita - purchasing power parity 12,500 $ 73
GDP - composition by sector (agriculture) 8.60 % 112
GDP - composition by sector (industry) 31.00 % 68
GDP - composition by sector (services) 60.40 % 83
Population below poverty line 18.00 % 31
Household income or consumption by percentage share - lowest 10% 1.10 % 98
Household income or consumption by percentage share - highest 10% 36.80 % 86
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 12.10 % 186
Labor force 1,866,000 114
Unemployment rate 6.60 % 65
Budget - revenues 3,134,000,000 $ 103
Electricity - production 8,400,000,000 kWh 93
Electricity - consumption 7,574,000,000 kWh 91
Electricity - exports 440,000,000 kWh 61
Exports 7,931,000,000 $ 82
Imports 10,880,000,000 $ 74
Debt - external 6,420,000,000 $ 91
Communications
Telephones - main lines in use 1,351,000 65
Telephones - mobile cellular 1,444,000 103
Internet users 1,214,000 74
Transportation
Railways - total 278.00 km 125
Roadways - total 35,330.00 km 90
Airports with paved runways - total 32 56
Airports - with unpaved runways - total 125 33
Military
Military expenditures - percent of GDP 0.40 % 162


Facts at a Glance: Geography - People - Government - Economy - Communications - Transportation - Military - Climate - Current Time - Ranking Positions
Notes and Commentary: People - Economy - Government and Political Conditions - Historical Highlights - Foreign Relations - Relations with U.S.



Facts at a Glance
Geography
People
Government
Economy
Communications
Transportation
Military
Climate
Current Time
Ranking Positions


Notes and Commentary
People
Economy
Government and Political Conditions
Historical Highlights
Foreign Relations
Relations with U.S.





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