Created 2012-05-25 22:31:00
Updated 2012-05-25 22:53:07
Costa Rica is a country on the continent South America, her capital is San-Jose. Here is the hierarchy of the Costa Rica administrative divisions: Costa Rica is subdivided into provinces, that are at their turn subdivided into cantons, that are at their turn subdivided into cities, villages.
How French name their localities: department, city, town, district ? You find also their zipcode. The cities, towns in France are all called communes with a Mayer as administtrative chief, independently of its population and town size. Sometime, a town with only 3 souls has a mayer.
|City/Town in French||San-Jose|
|City/Town in Chinese||圣若泽|
|City/Town in Spanish||San-Jose|
|City/Town in Italian||San-Jose|
|City/Town in Portuguese||San-Jose|
|City/Town in Germain||San-Jose|
|Pinyin||shèng ruò zé|
|PopulationArea||1 574 612|
This is very different from the Chinese calling. There one has Chief of Village, Chief of Town, Chief of City.
In France, the zipcode is generally composed of 5 digits, of which the first two are the code of the departement that it belongs to.