As of 2011, Costa Rica has an estimated population of 4,640,000. Whites and mestizos make up 94% of the population, while 3% are Black, or Afro-Caribbean, 1% Native American, 1% Chinese, and 1% other.There are also over 60,000 Native American or indigenous inhabitants, representing 1.5% of the population. The 2000 census classified 94% of the population as white or mestizo and less than 3% as black or Amerindian. Native and European mixed blood far less than in other Latin American countries.
Costa Rica Population: 4,253,897 (4 million)