Costa Rica Population - Forecast

Population in Costa Rica is expected to be 5.00 Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Costa Rica Population is projected to trend around 5.19 Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Costa Rica Labour Last Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 8.7 9.2 9 8.8 9.3 9.4
Unemployed Persons 205141 235000 240000 231695 235757 230000
Minimum Wages 5089 5089 5089 5089 5089 5089
Population 4.95 5 5.01 5.03 5.04 5.19
Wages 645007 670000 657000 700000 1736506 708000
Wages High Skilled 763600 775600 775600 775600 744334 790600
Wages Low Skilled 285600 326274 326274 326274 308313 340351
Labor Force Participation Rate 60.9 58.9 60 58.19 58.41 60.5
Living Wage Family 365500 365500 365500 365500 365500 375500
Living Wage Individual 275600 275600 275600 275600 275600 275600
Employed Persons 2160036 2020075 2048706 2035007 2033460 2025476
Employment Rate 55.6 52.73 53.59 53.15 52.8 52.7