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Subject: How Does Tourism Impact Costa Rica’s Population
(Posted on Nov 18, 2013 at 10:52AM )

los suenos costa ricaCosta Rica is a country driven by tourism. This is proven in its economy, its conservationism and even its population.

According to World Bank, 4.805 million individuals live in Costa Rica throughout the year, with over half of these citizens found in the San Jose region. As the seasons change, however, a strong influx of long-term guests arrive in Los Suenos, Jaco and Manuel Antonio. These tourists increase the total number of residents by over 1 million, drastically impacting every aspect of daily life.

Travel bolsters the Central Pacific, with long-term vacationers fueling resorts, charter services, tours and more. It’s because of them that the country continues to grow and excel.

Learn more about Costa Rica's population here.
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