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Basic Indicators 2012: Health Situation in Costa Rica


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Indicadores Básicos: Situación de Salud en Costa Rica 2012
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1980 - 12/2012
Series or system 
Costa Rica Basic Indicators of Health
Data type
  • Epi surveillance
  • National vital registration
  • Subnationally representative

The Basic Indicator: Health Situation in Costa Rica 2012 report provides statistics on population demographics, socioeconomics, morbidity, mortality, health resources, heath care access, and health care coverage to inform analysis and policy 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 Ministry of Planning, the Ministry of Public Education, the Central Bank of Costa Rica, and other government ministries and organizations.