Costa Rica

Facts

Population and Economy

Costa Rica has a population of around 4,579,000 people. Whites and Mestizos make up roughly 94 percent of the population. 3% are black people, 1% Amerindians, 1% Asians, and 1% other. 48 percent of these people are poor. Fortunately, the poverty percentage has gone down.

Flight Costs

A round trip flight from Greenville, SC to Costa Rica is around $840.

Famous People

Diseases

Colds, flu, and grippe are common diseases in Costa Rica. Grippe is a lot like influenza.