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POPULATION Costa Rica 2018

Population records increases in Costa Rica

Costa Rica ended 2018 with a population of 5,022,000 people, which represents an increasea of 56,000 people compared to 2017.

Costa Rica ranks No. 121 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.

The female population is greater, with 2,500,213 women, representing 50.01% of the total, compared to 2,499,228 or 49.99% men.

Costa Rica shows a moderate population density, with 98 people per square km and it was in position 109th in our ranking of density population in 2018.

In this page we show you the progression of the population in Costa Rica. You can see the population in other countries in population and see all the information about Costa Rica in Costa Rican economy.

Costa Rica - Population
DateDensityMaleFemalePopulation
2018982,499,2282,500,2135,022,000
2017972,475,2342,474,7204,966,000
2016962,450,6442,448,7014,909,000
2015952,425,5292,422,2754,851,000
2014942,399,9192,395,4774,793,000
2013932,373,8072,368,3004,733,000
2012912,347,2332,340,7674,673,000
2011902,320,2172,312,8694,613,000
2010892,292,7792,284,5994,554,000
2009872,264,8502,255,8904,469,000
2008862,236,4112,226,7144,404,000
2007852,207,5032,197,1254,340,000
2006842,178,2292,167,1834,279,000
2005822,148,5852,136,9174,215,000
2004812,118,7132,106,4424,152,000
2003802,088,4452,075,6084,086,000
2002792,057,1812,043,7444,022,000
2001772,024,0982,009,9763,953,000
2000751,988,6491,973,7233,810,000
1999751,950,6591,934,7713,838,000
1998731,910,4211,893,4663,747,000
1997721,868,5141,850,4353,657,000
1996701,825,7721,806,5903,565,000
1995681,782,8601,762,6743,470,000
1994661,739,9671,718,8673,373,000
1993641,697,0951,675,2033,275,000
1992621,654,5481,631,9723,191,000
1991611,612,6001,589,4853,122,000
1990601,571,4671,547,9663,051,000
1989581,531,3621,507,6512,977,000
1988571,492,3381,468,5912,901,000
1987551,454,2771,430,5742,824,000
1986541,416,9401,393,3022,746,000
1985521,380,1721,356,5402,666,000
1984511,343,9711,320,2522,588,000
1983491,308,4431,284,5772,514,000
1982481,273,6971,249,6572,443,000
1981461,239,8801,215,7082,372,000
1980451,207,0891,182,8882,302,000
1979461,175,2921,151,1722,326,464
1978441,144,4531,120,4932,264,946
1977431,114,6851,090,9302,205,615
1976421,086,1361,062,5412,148,677
1975411,058,8651,035,3232,094,188
1974401,032,9151,009,3262,042,241
1973391,008,119984,3951,992,514
197238984,041960,1281,944,169
197137960,083935,9941,896,077
197036935,808911,5861,847,394
196935911,081886,8121,797,893
196834885,984861,7101,747,694
196733860,469836,2631,696,732
196632834,570810,5131,645,083
196531808,338784,5031,592,841
196430781,725758,2161,539,941
196329754,833731,7201,486,553
196228727,993705,3421,433,335
196127701,673679,5101,381,183
1960676,234654,5481,330,782
Costa Rica - Population
Costa Rica - Population