Basic Information of Costa Rica Country/Region

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Country/Region Basic Information

Country Name Costa Rica
English Name Costa Rica (Republic of Costa Rica)
Other Spellings
Republic of Costa Rica
República de Costa Rica
Own Country Name Costa Rica (República de Costa Rica)
National Flag Nation Flag
National Emblem coat of arms
Capital San José
Starts Every Week on Monday
Capital Coordinates 9.93,-84.09
Land Area 51,100
Population 5,094,114
2-Letter Country Code CR
3-Letter Country Code CRI
Country Numeric Code 188
Time Zone UTC-06:00
Latitude and Longitude 10,-84
Official Language [spa]Spanish
International Dialing Code +506
Primary Currency [CRC]Costa Rican colón (₡)
Independence Yes
Landlocked No
UN Member Yes
Top-Level Domain (TLD) .cr
Postal Code Format ####
Region Americas
Subregion Central America
Continent North America
Neighboring Countries Nicaragua Panama