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Basic Indicators 2013: Health Situation in Costa Rica


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Indicadores Básicos: Situación de la Salud en Costa Rica 2013
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2000 - 12/2013
Series or system 
Costa Rica Basic Indicators of Health
Data type
  • Epi surveillance
  • Financial
  • Subnationally representative

The Basic Indicators: Health Situation in Costa Rica 2013 report provides statistics on population demographics, socioeconomics, morbidity, mortality, health resources, heath care access, and health care coverage to inform analysis and policy decision making. The sources of information used to create this report include the National Institute of Statistics and Censuses, the Costa Rican Social Security Fund, the Ministry of Health, the Central Bank of Costa Rica, the National Registry of Tumors, and other government ministries and organizations.

Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health (Costa Rica), Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Basic Indicators 2013: Health Situation in Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica: Ministry of Health (Costa Rica).