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Basic Indicators 2011: Health Situation in Costa Rica


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Indicadores Básicos: Situación de Salud en Costa Rica 2011
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2000 - 12/2011
Series or system 
Costa Rica Basic Indicators of Health
Data type
  • Epi surveillance
  • Financial
  • Subnationally representative

The Basic Indicators: Health Situation in Costa Rica 2011 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 Institute of Promotion and Municipal Advice, the Costa Rican Institute of Aqueducts and Sewers, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Planning, the Ministry of Public Education, the Central Bank of Costa Rica, and other government ministries and organizations.