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Determinants of Health

 

Education

%

Primary school enrolment ratio 2003–2008, net, (male)

91

  Primary school enrolment ratio 2003–2008, net, (female)

93

Proportion of pupils starting grade 1 who reach grade 5

 91 

Youth (15–24 years) literacy rate, 2003–2007 (male)

98

Youth (15–24 years) literacy rate, 2003–2007 (female)

 99 

 

Environment

%

Proportion of population using an improved drinking water  

source

  98

Proportion of population using an improved sanitation   

facility

  96

 

Health

 

 

  Under-5 mortality rank

140 

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

19 

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2008

10 

 

 

Economic

 

 

GDP per capita (Current US$) 2004

   $4,369

GDP per capita (Current US$) 2008

   $6,564 

 

Human Development

 

Cost Rica’s Ranking of Human Development 2009

54/118

Cost Rica’s Human development index trends 1990

0.791 

Cost Rica’s Human development index trends 2007

0.854

     

 

     

 


    

 

 

 

                                                                    

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 May 2010 06:47

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