Let’s learn some fun Costa Rica facts! Do you want to know fun facts about the Caribbean coast? Costa Rica is one of the happiest countries in the world. Use these Costa Rica facts worksheets at home or in the classroom.

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Fun Facts About Costa Rica

The rich biodiversity in Central American countries like Costa Rica provides us with interesting facts for coloring sheets. Click the green button to download our Costa Rica coloring pages now:

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Printable Costa Rica Facts FOR KIDS

  1. Costa Rica, officially the Republic of Costa Rica, is a Central American country of North America.
  2. The name Costa Rica means rich coast.
  3. Bordered by Nicaragua, the Caribbean Sea, Panama and the Pacific Ocean.
  4. Despite being a small country in size, the population of Costa Rica is over 5 million people.
  5. The capital city of Costa Rica, San José, doesn’t have an airport.
  6. At nearly 800 miles of coastline, Costa Rica has 300 beautiful beaches with black, pink, and white sands.
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The Atlantic Ocean is gorgeous!
  1. As a former Spanish colony, it is one of the countries in Latin America where the population speaks Spanish, and there are six indigenous languages officially acknowledge in Costa Rica.
  2. Pura Vida is a common phrase used by the people of Costa Rica. It means pure life, and more than a phrase, it represents a way of living.
  3. Costa Rica has 28 national parks and 58 wildlife refuges. The country is home to at least 50 species of hummingbirds and 850 bird species (10% of the world’s total avian population).
  4. The country has many natural habitats where you can find everything, from palm trees to volcanic formations and cloud forests.
  5. Around half a million animal species live there, 5% of the estimated world’s biodiversity.
  6. The Costa Rican health care system is rated very highly, and its citizen enjoy the health and life expectancy as good as those in more developed nations.
  7. According to the Happy Planet Index, Costa Rica ranked the happiest country in 2021.
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Costa Ricans live in a beautiful country!

This pdf file includes two coloring sheets loaded with Costa Rica Facts that you don’t want to miss. Print as many sets as needed and give them to friends or family!

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more FUN FACTS FOR KIDS ABOUT Costa Rica

  • Costa Rica is 19,760 square miles and slightly smaller than the state of West Virginia in the United States.
  • San Jose is the capital and largest city in Costa Rica.
  • There are five active volcanoes in Costa Rica: Turrialba Volcano, Poas Volcano, Arenal Volcano, Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, and Irazu Volcano.

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