Costa Rica

The page has the score and ranking breakdown per indicator for Costa Rica. Clicking on an indicator name will take you to that indicator's score/rankings page for all countries in the EPI.

Environmental Performance Index
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Performance Index 30 67.85 47 63.16
Environmental Health
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Health 40 76.44 44 72.19
Air Quality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Quality 43 84.43 45 80.12
Household Solid Fuels 63 61.08 59 50.30
PM2.5 Exposure 1 100.00 1 100.00
PM2.5 Exceedance 1 100.00 1 100.00
Water and Sanitation
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water and Sanitation 58 62.78 56 59.22
Drinking Water 68 57.48 62 55.21
Sanitation 51 68.08 52 63.23
Heavy Metals
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Heavy Metals 77 54.45 79 46.89
Lead Exposure 77 54.45 79 46.89
Ecosystem Vitality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Ecosystem Vitality 46 62.13 58 57.13
Biodiversity and Habitat
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Biodiversity and Habitat 49 87.71 33 88.76
Marine Protected Areas 80 80.49 61 80.49
Biome Protection (Global) 79 87.09 61 87.09
Biome Protection (National) 67 94.39 49 94.39
Species Protection Index 35 98.86 33 98.86
Representativeness Index 20 82.97 19 72.88
Species Habitat Index 128 72.42 105 93.03
Forests
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Forests 49 28.49 93 22.89
Tree Cover Loss 49 28.49 93 22.89
Fisheries
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Fisheries 20 69.69 86 54.14
Fish Stock Status 55 71.96 109 60.85
Regional Marine Trophic Index 23 67.41 60 47.44
Climate and Energy
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Climate and Energy 50 59.29 77 47.72
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Total 51 58.70 114 38.70
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Power 14 79.09 14 79.09
Methane Emissions Intensity 100 56.64 66 44.71
N2O Emissions Intensity 82 55.75 41 58.72
Black Carbon Emissions Intensity 178 0.07 159 13.44
Air Pollution
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Pollution 57 58.15 50 61.44
SO2 Emissions Intensity 54 64.39 72 55.22
NOX Emissions Intensity 75 51.91 37 67.65
Water Resources
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water Resources 91 64.78 91 64.78
Wastewater Treatment 91 64.78 91 64.78
Agriculture
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Agriculture 171 6.04 171 6.04
Sustainable Nitrogen Management 171 6.04 171 6.04