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Costa Rica
Costa Rica

The World Language Process program of the UNKOMMON Foundation is proposing a World Conference / Congress on the subject of a Universal Auxiliary Language.

We would like to have participants from every country in the world including individuals from as many languages possible.

As people agree to participate we hope to update these web pages.

Persons the WLP Proposes to Participate
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Geographic Location
Location:

    Central America, bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Pacific Ocean, between Nicaragua and Panama

Border countries:

    Nicaragua 309 km, Panama 330 km

Cultural Demographics
Population:

4,016,173 (July 2005 est.)

Cultural Groups:

Ethnic groups: white (including mestizo) 94%, black 3%, Amerindian 1%, Chinese 1%, other 1%

Religions: Roman Catholic 76.3%, Evangelical 13.7%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.3%, other Protestant 0.7%, other 4.8%, none 3.2%

Languages Spoken:

Spanish (official), English

Literacy:
male: 95.9%
female: 96.1% (2003 est.)

Provinces and Universities
Capital:

    San Jose

Number of provinces

7 provinces (provincias, singular - provincia); Alajuela, Cartago, Guanacaste, Heredia, Limon, Puntarenas, San Jose

Universities go here.

Costa Rica


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