2000 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 2000 Census was undertaken by the National Institute of Statistics and Census (Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos (INEC)).

DescriptionEdit

According to this Census, Costa Rica had 3,810,179 inhabitants in 2000, a population density of 74.6/km², and 59% of the people lived in urban areas.

Results by cantonEdit

Province Cantón Population as of
2000 census
Population as of
1984 census
Change Percent
change
San José San José 309,672 241,464 68,208   28.25%  
San José Escazú 52,372 33,101 19,271   58.22%  
San José Desamparados 193,478 108,824 84,654   77.79%  
San José Puriscal 29,407 23,123 6,284   27.18%  
San José Tarrazú 14,160 8,845 5,315   60.09%  
San José Aserrí 49,319 30,588 18,731   61.24%  
San José Mora 21,666 12,584 9,082   72.17%  
San José Goicoechea 117,532 79,931 37,601   47.04%  
San José Santa Ana 34,507 19,605 14,902   76.01%  
San José Alajuelita 70,297 31,390 38,907   123.95%  
San José Vázquez de Coronado 55,585 24,514 31,071   126.75%  
San José Acosta 18,661 14,853 3,808   25.64%  
San José Tibás 72,074 57,693 14,381   24.93%  
San José Moravia 50,419 33,038 17,381   52.61%  
San José Montes de Oca 50,433 39,065 11,368   29.10%  
San José Turrubares 4,877 4,471 406   9.08%  
San José Dota 6,519 4,934 1,585   32.12%  
San José Curridabat 60,889 31,954 28,935   90.55%  
San José Pérez Zeledón 122,187 82,370 39,817   48.34%  
San José León Cortés Castro 11,696 8,087 3,609   44.63%  
Alajuela Alajuela 222,853 127,472 95,381   74.83%  
Alajuela San Ramón 67,975 39,963 28,012   70.09%  
Alajuela Grecia 65,119 38,361 26,758   69.75%  
Alajuela San Mateo 5,343 3,783 1,560   41.24%  
Alajuela Atenas 22,479 15,011 7,468   49.75%  
Alajuela Naranjo 37,602 23,588 14,014   59.41%  
Alajuela Palmares 29,766 17,815 11,951   67.08%  
Alajuela Poás 24,764 13,939 10,825   77.66%  
Alajuela Orotina 15,705 10,494 5,211   49.66%  
Alajuela San Carlos 127,140 75,576 51,564   68.23%  
Alajuela Zarcero 10,845 7,005 3,840   54.82%  
Alajuela Sarchí 16,239 10,716 5,523   51.54%  
Alajuela Upala 37,679 26,061 11,618   44.58%  
Alajuela Los Chiles 19,732 11,404 8,328   73.03%  
Alajuela Guatuso 13,045 6,774 6,271   92.57%  
Cartago Cartago 132,057 87,125 44,932   51.57%  
Cartago Paraíso 52,393 27,823 24,570   88.31%  
Cartago La Unión 80,279 41,005 39,274   95.78%  
Cartago Jiménez 14,046 11,861 2,185   18.42%  
Cartago Turrialba 68,510 50,567 17,943   35.48%  
Cartago Alvarado 12,290 8,338 3,952   47.40%  
Cartago Oreamuno 39,032 24,145 14,887   61.66%  
Cartago El Guarco 33,788 20,807 12,981   62.39%  
Heredia Heredia 103,894 54,896 48,998   89.26%  
Heredia Barva 32,440 18,933 13,507   71.34%  
Heredia Santo Domingo 34,748 23,985 10,763   44.87%  
Heredia Santa Bárbara 29,181 16,643 12,538   75.33%  
Heredia San Rafael 37,293 22,871 14,422   63.06%  
Heredia San Isidro 16,056 8,528 7,528   88.27%  
Heredia Belén 19,834 11,993 7,841   65.38%  
Heredia Flores 15,038 9,015 6,023   66.81%  
Heredia San Pablo 20,813 11,802 9,011   76.35%  
Heredia Sarapiquí 45,435 18,909 26,526   140.28%  
Guanacaste Liberia 46,703 28,067 18,636   66.40%  
Guanacaste Nicoya 42,189 36,626 5,563   15.19%  
Guanacaste Santa Cruz 40,821 31,133 9,688   31.12%  
Guanacaste Bagaces 15,972 10,103 5,869   58.09%  
Guanacaste Carrillo 27,306 18,475 8,831   47.80%  
Guanacaste Cañas 24,076 17,284 6,792   39.30%  
Guanacaste Abangares 16,276 12,575 3,701   29.43%  
Guanacaste Tilarán 17,871 14,586 3,285   22.52%  
Guanacaste Nandayure 9,985 9,604 381   3.97%  
Guanacaste La Cruz 16,505 10,876 5,629   51.76%  
Guanacaste Hojancha 6,534 5,879 655   11.14%  
Puntarenas Puntarenas 102,504 74,135 28,369   38.27%  
Puntarenas Esparza 23,963 14,998 8,965   59.77%  
Puntarenas Buenos Aires 40,139 27,716 12,423   44.82%  
Puntarenas Montes de Oro 11,159 7,444 3,715   49.91%  
Puntarenas Osa 25,861 26,294 −433   -1.65%  
Puntarenas Quepos 20,188 13,319 6,869   51.57%  
Puntarenas Golfito 33,823 29,043 4,780   16.46%  
Puntarenas Coto Brus 40,082 31,650 8,432   26.64%  
Puntarenas Parrita 12,112 9,774 2,338   23.92%  
Puntarenas Corredores 37,274 28,366 8,908   31.40%  
Puntarenas Garabito 10,378 3,144 7,234   230.09%  
Limón Limón 89,933 52,602 37,331   70.97%  
Limón Pococí 103,121 44,187 58,934   133.37%  
Limón Siquirres 52,409 29,079 23,330   80.23%  
Limón Talamanca 25,857 11,013 14,844   134.79%  
Limón Matina 33,096 14,723 18,373   124.79%  
Limón Guácimo 34,879 16,472 18,407   111.75%  

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).