Population of Costa Rica 2021

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Population of Costa Rica 2021

Costa Rica officially the Republic of Costa Rica is a country in Central America. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Costa Rica in 2020 is 5,094,114 (51 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Costa Rica Population 2021

Costa Rica has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 0.92 %. Its estimated population in 2021 is  5,139,053 (5.1 million). The total Land Area of  Costa Rica is 51,060 sq.km (19,710 sq. mi)  & the Population Density of  Costa Rica is 100 per Km2 (258 people per mi2).

Population of Costa Rica in 2021  – 51.40 Lakhs (Approx)
 Costa Rica2020 Population
Total Population 5,094,114 (51 Lakhs)
Global Rank122
Share of World Pop.0.07%
Land Area 51,060 sq.km (19,710 sq. mi)
Area Rank126
Pop. Density100 people/sq. km
Capital CitySan Jose

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Costa Rica Demographics
Fertility Rate* 1.76
Infant mortality rate ** 6.3
Median Age  33.5 Years
Life Expectancy 80.94 years
Urban Population 80%

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Costa Rica

Religion in Costa Rica

  • Christianity – 79% 
     Catholic – —52%
    Protestant —25% 
    Other Christian —2% 
  • No religion – 17% 
  • Other religions – 1% 
  • Undeclared – 3% 

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Costa Rica by Population

#CityPopulation
1San José342 188
2Alajuela276 794
3Cartago151 744
4Heredia128 550
5Puntarenas122 335
6Limón96 314
7Liberia64 797
8San Isidro de El General45 773
9Quesada42 060
10Desamparados36 794