1864 Costa Rican census

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The Costa Rica 1864 Census was the first official census elaborated in the country by the Dirección General de Estadística y Censos, predecessor of current National Institute of Statistics and Census. The total population was at the moment 120,499.

Costa Rica 1864 Census

November 27, 1864 (1864-11-27) 1883 →

General information
CountryCosta Rica
Results
Total population120,499
Most populous ​cantonSan José
21,379
Least populous ​cantonGolfo Dulce, with Térraba and Boruca
931
Historical population
Census Pop.
1864120,499
1883182,07351.1%
1892243,20533.6%
1927471,52493.9%
1950800,87569.8%
19631,336,27466.9%
19731,871,78040.1%
19842,416,80929.1%
20003,810,17957.7%
20114,301,71212.9%

Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos[1]
Centro Centroamericano de Población[2]

Results by cantonEdit

Province Canton Population as of
1864 census
San José San José 21,379
San José Escazú 8,760
San José Desamparados 7,067
Alajuela Alajuela 11,521
Alajuela San Ramón 5,045
Alajuela Grecia 5,738
Alajuela San Mateo 1,682
Alajuela Atenas 3,185
Cartago Cartago 16,780
Cartago Paraíso 4,238
Cartago La Unión 2,046
Heredia Heredia 14,073
Heredia Barva 3,718
Guanacaste Liberia 3,169
Guanacaste Nicoya 2,407
Guanacaste Santa Cruz 3,217
Guanacaste Bagaces 1,638
Puntarenas Puntarenas 2,942
Puntarenas Litoral del Golfo de Nicoya 963
Puntarenas Golfo Dulce, with Térraba and Boruca 931

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos" (in Spanish).
  2. ^ "Sistema de Consulta de a Bases de Datos Estadísticas". Centro Centroamericano de Población (in Spanish).