Costa Rica

ELT-Consultants was founded in 2010, any projects or events listed before that year

were delivered by individual Directors or Associates (please refer to individual CV). 

Projects and events listed in descending year order, with newest first.


Event: Delivered a plenary and two workshops at the annual ELT Conference.

Location: San Jose, Costa Rica.

Duration: 4 days in January 2011.

Partner: Macmillan Education.    



Costa Rica: Country facts

  • 4.87  million 
GDP per capita (2011 PPP$):
  • 13.011.71
Adult literacy rate (% 15 and older):
  • 96.3
Gross enrolment ratio: primary (% of children of primary school age)
  • 107
Gross enrolment ratio: secondary (% of children of secondary school age)
  • 101
Gross enrolment ratio: tertiary (% of population of tertiary school age)
  • 47
Primary school dropout rates (% of primary school cohort)
  • 8.96
Pupil-teacher ratio
  • 17
Expenditure on education (% of GDP)
  • 6.28


Source: United Nations Human Development Reports 2014