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Costa Rica
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Time Zone (GMT):-6
Population:4,586,353
Capital City:San José
Largest City:San José
Currency:Costa Rica Colon = 100 centimos
Currency Code:CRC
Banknote Denominations:1,000 / 2,000 / 5,000 / 10,000 / 20,000 / 50,000
Exchangeable Currencies:All major

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Costa Rica
Thursday 18 July 2019 11:41am
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