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General information

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Region:South AmericaCentral America
Area:1,141,749 km²51,100 km²
Official language:SpanishSpanish
Government form:Presidential republicPresidential republic
Independent since:1810 AD1821 AD
Capital:BogotáSan José

Population

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Population:50,883,0005,094,000
Inhabitants/km²:44.699.7
Life expectancy males:Ø 75 yearsØ 78 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 80 yearsØ 83 years
Average age:Ø 31.2 yearsØ 32.6 years
Birthrate:14.66 ‰13.69 ‰
Deathrate:5.63 ‰5.15 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.60 ‰0.78 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
See also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Political stability:4669
Civil rights:4669
Health:6263
Climate:5740
Cost of Living:4542
Popularity:2729

Economy

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Currency:Colombian Peso
(1 COP = 100 Centavos)
Colón
(1 CRC =100 Céntimos)
Unemployment rate:15.4 %17.1 %
Inflation rate:2.52 %0.72 %
Cost of Living:45.50 %68.08 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:71.20 %58.30 %
Average income:5,790 US$11,530 US$
Corruption index:39 (bad)58 (moderate)


 COL:
total
per 1000
inh.
CRI:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:271,438 M US$5.33 M US$61,847 M US$12.14 M US$
Gross national product:294,390 M US$5.79 M US$58,713 M US$11.53 M US$
Exported goods:38,056 M US$0.75 M US$19,780 M US$3.88 M US$
Imported goods:51,427 M US$1.01 M US$18,198 M US$3.57 M US$

Infrastructure

 COL:
total
per 1000
inh.
CRI:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:206,500 km4.06 km5,035 km0.99 km
Railways:2,141 km0.04 km278 km0.05 km
Waterways:24,725 km0.49 km730 km0.14 km
Harbours:1200.002100.002
Airports:8360.0161610.032

Energy balance

 COL:
total
per 1000
inh.
CRI:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:68.25 bn kWh1.34 m kWh9.81 bn kWh1.93 m kWh
Energy production:74.92 bn kWh1.47 m kWh10.79 bn kWh2.12 m kWh
Energy export:460.00 m kWh9,040.37 kWh643.00 m kWh126,224.11 kWh
Energy imports:378.00 m kWh7,428.82 kWh807.00 m kWh158,418.13 kWh
CO2 emissions:79.49 m t1,562.21 t8.26 m t1,621.48 t

Telecommunication

 ColombiaCosta Rica
International dialing:+57+506
Internet domain:.co.cr

 COL
total
COL
per 1000
inh.
CRI
total
CRI
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:7,248,026142559,882110
Mobile cellulars:67,672,57013307,512,3701475
Internet server:4,410,00087147,25829
Internet users:33,077,3866504,102,299805
Broadband Internet:7,764,772153992,725195

Healthcare system

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:1.711.10
Physicians per 1000 inh.:2.081.15
Diabetes:7.4 %9.1 %
Malaria:8.5 %0.0 %
HIV:0.31 %0.57 %
Tuberculosis:0.4 %0.1 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:75.0 %88.0 %
Smokers:7.9 %9.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Colombia and Costa Rica

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Daytime temperatures:29.1 °C28.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:21.0 °C19.4 °C
Water temperature:27.3 °C27.4 °C
Rel. humidity:77 %85 %
Rain days:11.113.1
Sunshine hours per day:5.64.8

Native languages

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Spanish:99.0 %97.5 %
Creole-English:0.1 %2.0 %
Chibcha:0.4 %0.3 %
Chinese:n/a0.2 %
Quechua:0.1 %n/a
Arawakan:0.1 %n/a
other:0.3 %0.0 %

Religions

 ColombiaCosta Rica
Christianity:90.0 %92.0 %
Nondenominational:n/a3.2 %
other:10.0 %4.8 %