Population in Costa Rica is expected to be 5.01 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 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 10.2 9 8.8 9.3 9.6 9.4
Unemployed Persons 242228 240000 239308 238821 241857 230000
Minimum Wages 5089 5089 5089 5089 5089 5089
Population 4.95 5.01 5.03 5.04 5.06 5.19
Wages 633490 657000 700000 637991 637991 708000
Wages High Skilled 748700 775600 775600 743257 736350 790600
Wages Low Skilled 296600 326274 326274 316368 316403 340351
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.1 60 60.1 58.74 59.39 60.5
Living Wage Family 331800 331800 365500 331800 331800 375500
Living Wage Individual 209000 209000 209000 209000 209000 209000
Employed Persons 2138140 2090717 2091334 2057133 2064268 2088642
Employment Rate 54.9 53.91 53.83 52.7 53.06 53.88