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Complete details about Costa Rica in North America with capital city San José

Country NameCosta Rica (Costa Rica)
Country CodeCRI
Capital CitySan José
ContinentNorth America
RegionCentral America
Independence Year1821
Surface Area51100.0
Life Expectancy75.8 years
GNP10226.0 (old 9757.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Chibcha     (0.3%)
Chinese     (0.2%)
Creole English     (2.0%)
Spanish [official]     (97.5%)

Major Cities

San José, San José     (population 339131)

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From @Dayana1927_22 on Mon Feb 27 08:52:52 EST 2017 RT @PROCOLOMBIACO: Colombia recibió el aval para exportar rosas a Costa Rica. #VamosPorMás | Vía @larepublica_co h?
From @Dayana221410 on Mon Feb 27 08:52:45 EST 2017 RT @Karii_Lucerina: Me encantó esto ?? @LuceroMexico luce espectacular para Costa Rica en la repetición de @premiolonuestro #LuceroEnRepret?
From @AndresTerrero on Mon Feb 27 08:52:18 EST 2017 El GAFI pospone para junio la evaluación de Costa Rica sobre lavado
From @DrNeoStrategies on Mon Feb 27 08:52:14 EST 2017 RT @swami2005: Long tailed silky flycatcher is a passerine bird found in Costa Rica and western Panama, at 1850 m altitudes.
From @tmj_cri_sales on Mon Feb 27 08:52:10 EST 2017 See our latest #SanJosé, San Jose #job and click to apply: Account Manager, Banco Nacional de Costa Rica - #Sales
From @RFCentroamerica on Mon Feb 27 08:52:01 EST 2017 Costa Rica Catedral en 1910 en San José
From @Dayana221410 on Mon Feb 27 08:51:49 EST 2017 RT @FanClubLuceroCR: #HastaQueAmanezca se estrena en top 10 de la radio online de Costa Rica Stereo Radio @StereoRadio506
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From @spablov on Mon Feb 27 08:51:23 EST 2017 RT @people: Watch the president of Costa Rica invite Emma Stone for a magical personal tour
From @mujeresmasde4O on Mon Feb 27 08:51:22 EST 2017 @MauricioRojasmr No te apures Costa Rica igual.
From @DianeScro on Mon Feb 27 08:50:27 EST 2017 RT @GraceEagles: Getting ready for worship with the Costa Rica team! #gcsdoulos17
From @AnamayaResort on Mon Feb 27 08:50:19 EST 2017 RT @BeccaLemire: Planning your next escape? Read about my @AnamayaResort #CostaRica yoga adventure on @shedoesthecity! ???????
From @FairTradeVan on Mon Feb 27 08:49:59 EST 2017 SFU students visited fair trade co-ops in Costa Rica. Sharing their experience March 6 #fairsfu @sfufairtrade
From @GatorBoys_Chris on Mon Feb 27 08:49:32 EST 2017 Good morning Costa Rica! A group of seven toucans joined us this morning, here you can see the?
From @ChescaMetz on Mon Feb 27 08:49:27 EST 2017 If I take this test and fail, will Theresa May pay for me to go and live in Costa Rica?