Location: Central America, north of Panama, with ports in both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans
Area: 51,000 square feetCapital City: San José
Official Religion: Catholic
Type of government: Democracy
Army: Abolished more than 70 years ago.
Business environment and legal framework open to foreign investment
Costa Rica is widely acknowledge for the quality of their labor force and for their ability to adapt to new processes and technologies.
Population: 5 million
Total labor force: 2,01 million
Economic active population: 40,5%
Unemployment rate: 4,6%
Underemployment rate: 7,3%
Literacy rate: 95,5%
Educational institutions: 9300