Costa Rica is located in North America., has a VAT rate of +13%, and has a +8% unemployment rate.
Here some information about the area and the levels of crime and personal security in it recently. Costa Rica is ranked 101 place out of 140 countries in our ranking, which measures the crime levels reported in the area, and the resident's feelings about the safety level in their area. The crime rate in the Ciudad Cortes area is 55.69 out of 100 (The lower the better), which measures the prevalence of crime, pickpocketing, assault, sexual assault, violence, and more in recent years, in the city and the wider area. The safety rate in the Ciudad Cortes area is 48.11 out of 100 (The higher the better), which measures the levels of security, and the sense of personal safety felt by the residents, tourists, and guides visiting the city. That means that Crime in the area is usually a medium-high level, so it is recommended to pay attention to your belongings and to consider whether it is worthwhile to walk in unfamiliar areas or to walk outside at night. Usually, the locals will be able to provide guidance based on their experience.