COSTA RICA

historical demographical data of the whole country


population year   population year   population year   population year   population year
                           
17,7 1569   310,0 1900   503,9 1930   1199,1 1960   3035,0 1990
15,5 1611   312,8 1901   516,0 1931   1237,2 1961   3113,0 1991
19,3 1700   316,7 1902   527,7 1932   1275,0 1962   3135,0 1992
24,0 1751   318,0 1903   540,0 1933   1336,3 c1963   3199,2 1993
27,2 1755   322,6 1904   551,0 1934   1413,5 1964   3304,0 1994
34,0 1778   330,0 1905   565,4 1935   1474,0 1965   3333,2 1995
52,6 1801   334,3 1906   576,0 1936   1514,0 1966   3442,0 1996
  181X   341,6 1907   591,5 1937   1566,6 1967   3464,0 1997
65,4 c1824   351,2 1908   607,0 1938   1649,0 1968   3526,0 1998
  183X   360,3 1909   623,4 1939   1695,0 1969   3589,0 1999
78,4 c1836   368,8 1910   633,0 1940   1710,1 1970   3810,2 c2000
  183X   379,5 1911   647,0 1941   1798,0 1971   3907,0 e2001
80,8 1844   388,3 1912   672,0 1942   1830,0 1972     2002
93,9 c1844   399,4 1913   661,0 1943   1871,8 c1973     2003
100,2 1845   411,0 1914   677,0 1944   1922,0 1974     2004
  185X   420,2 1915   746,5 1945   1945,6 1975   3996,0 2005ep
115,0 1854   430,7 1916   709,0 1946   1882,0 1976     2006
  185X   441,3 1917   726,0 1947   2044,2 1977     2007
126,8 1860   455,0 1918   746,0 1948   2098,5 1978     2008
120,5 c1864   459,4 1919   794,0 1949   2192,4 1979     2009
135,0 1868   463,0 1920   800,9 c1950   2245,0 1980   4266,0 2010ep
165,0 1871   468,4 1921   837,0 1951   2285,0 1981     2011
156,6 c1875   477,0 1922   850,0 1952   2320,0 1982     2012
203,8 1880   485,0 1923   868,7 1953   2372,0 1983     2013
210,3 1882   498,4 1924   989,0 1954   2416,8 1984     2014
182,1 c1883   507,2 1925   1028,0 1955   2489,0 1985   4549,0 2015ep
205,7 1888   466,0 1926   988,0 1956   2717,0 1986   4828,0 2020ep
243,2 c1892   471,5 c1927   1033,0 1957   2797,0 1987   5085,0 2025ep
276,0 1895   479,0 1928   1086,0 1958   2876,0 1988   5308,0 2030ep
297,0 1899   489,0 1929   1200,0 1959   2955,0 1989     2050ep
                           

Particulars:
Data before 1950 may show a reasonable difference because of the used sources.
File created on 1997-07-18; revised on 2000-04-29; last modified on 2003-04-27 by Jan Lahmeyer

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