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Costa Rica

Website National Portal
Region Americas
Sub-Region Central America
Income * Upper middle income
Income Value 11,040
USD, GNI per capita
Population 4,807,852
E-Government Development Index 0.5144
Rank 59 of 193
E-Participation Index 0.3636
Rank 34 of 193
* Income data refer to World Bank classification
E-Government (2008 EGDI: 0.5144)
2008 Rank 59
Group HEGDI
2005 Rank 70
Change -11
E-Participation (2008 EPART: 0.3636)
2008 Rank 34
2005 Rank 90
Change -56

E-Government Development Index

E-Government Development Index 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Costa Rica (Rank) 56 56 53 54 77 71 59 70 73 66
Costa Rica (Value) 0.75760 0.70040 0.63142 0.60614 0.53971 0.47486 0.51440 0.46115 0.41883 0.42674

E-Participation Index

E-Participation Index 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Costa Rica (Rank) 77 57 55 14 48 58 34 90 75 72
Costa Rica (Value) 0.65480 0.76970 0.64407 0.82352 0.31580 0.20000 0.36363 0.04761 0.06557 0.08620

Online Service Index

Online Service Index 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Costa Rica (Value) 0.68240 0.67360 0.63768 0.61417 0.49673 0.30476 0.44147 0.25384 0.17374 0.22270

Telecommunication Infrastructure Index

Telecommunication Infrastructure Index 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Costa Rica (Value) 0.74750 0.63430 0.51294 0.44607 0.31345 0.24237 0.22827 0.25962 0.22275 0.19753

Human Capital Index

Human Capital Index 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Costa Rica (Value) 0.84280 0.79330 0.74364 0.75820 0.80894 0.88260 0.87571 0.87000 0.86000 0.86000