1883 Costa Rican census

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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]

The Costa Rica 1883 Census was elaborated by then Dirección General de Estadística y Censos, predecessor of current National Institute of Statistics and Census. The total population was at the moment 182,073.

Results by cantonEdit

Province Canton Population as of
1883 census
Population as of
1864 census
Change Percent
change
San José San José 30,123 21,379 8,744   40.90%  
San José Escazú 5,550 8,760 −3,210   -36.64%  
San José Desamparados 5,408 7,067 −1,659   -23.48%  
San José Puriscal 1,942 - - -
San José Tarrazú 1,378 - - -
San José Aserrí 4,785 - - -
San José Mora 6,976 - - -
Alajuela Alajuela 15,247 11,521 3,726   32.34%  
Alajuela San Ramón 10,111 5,045 5,066   100.42%  
Alajuela Grecia 7,178 5,738 1,440   25.10%  
Alajuela San Mateo 2,525 1,682 843   50.12%  
Alajuela Atenas 5,551 3,185 2,366   74.29%  
Alajuela Naranjo 4,593 - - -
Cartago Cartago 20,398 16,780 3,618   21.56%  
Cartago Paraíso 7,114 4,238 2,876   67.86%  
Cartago La Unión 2,916 2,046 870   42.52%  
Heredia Heredia 16,452 14,073 2,379   16.90%  
Heredia Barva 2,663 3,718 −1,055   -28.38%  
Heredia Santo Domingo 4,254 - - -
Heredia Santa Bárbara 2,449 - - -
Guanacaste Liberia 4,744 3,169 1,575   49.70%  
Guanacaste Nicoya 3,824 2,407 1,417   58.87%  
Guanacaste Santa Cruz 4,748 3,217 1,531   47.59%  
Guanacaste Bagaces 991 1,638 −647   -39.50%  
Guanacaste Cañas 595 - - -
Puntarenas Puntarenas 4,018 2,942 1,076   36.57%  
Puntarenas Golfo Dulce, including Térraba and Boruca 1,241 931 310   33.29%  
Puntarenas Esparza 2,441 - - -
Limón Limón 1,858 - - -

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).