Costa Rica - Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.3 % Dec/17
Unemployment Rate 9.3 % Dec/17
Inflation Rate 2.61 % Mar/18
Interest Rate 5 % Mar/18
Balance of Trade -306 USD Million Feb/18
Government Debt to GDP 65.1 % Dec/17

Markets Last Reference
Currency 562 Apr/18
Stock Market 31901 points Apr/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.3 % Dec/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.01 % Dec/17
GDP 57.44 USD Billion Dec/16
GDP Constant Prices 7099481 CRC Million Dec/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1395385 CRC Million Dec/17
GDP per capita 9714 USD Dec/16
GDP per capita PPP 15402 USD Dec/16
Gdp From Agriculture 335148 CRC Million Dec/17
Gdp From Construction 308941 CRC Million Dec/17
Gdp From Manufacturing 859322 CRC Million Dec/17
Gdp From Mining 32269 CRC Million Dec/17
Gdp From Public Administration 274461 CRC Million Dec/17
Gdp From Services 712771 CRC Million Dec/17
Gdp From Transport 273422 CRC Million Dec/17
Gdp From Utilities 171976 CRC Million Dec/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 9.3 % Dec/17
Unemployed Persons 204452 Dec/17
Minimum Wages 5089 Index Points Mar/18
Population 4.91 Million Dec/16
Employed Persons 1995640 Dec/17
Employment Rate 51.7 % Dec/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 57 % Dec/17
Living Wage Family 365500 CRC/Month Dec/17
Living Wage Individual 275600 CRC/Month Dec/17
Wages 632548 CRC/Month Dec/17
Wages High Skilled 763600 CRC/Month Dec/17
Wages Low Skilled 285600 CRC/Month Dec/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.61 % Mar/18
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points Mar/18
Producer Prices 112 Index Points Mar/18
Cpi Housing Utilities 105 Index Points Mar/18
CPI Transportation 102 Index Points Mar/18
Food Inflation 3 % Mar/18
Inflation Rate Mom -0.03 % Mar/18
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 5 % Mar/18
Money Supply M2 10714794 CRC Million Mar/18
Foreign Exchange Reserves 8337 USD Million Apr/18
Deposit Interest Rate 1.21 % Dec/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -306 USD Million Feb/18
Exports 873 USD Million Feb/18
Imports 1180 USD Million Feb/18
Current Account -536 USD Million Dec/17
Current Account to GDP -3 % Dec/17
External Debt 26885 USD Million Dec/17
Capital Flows -866 USD Million Dec/17
Remittances 36.63 USD Million Dec/16
Gold Reserves 0 Tonnes Dec/17
Foreign Direct Investment 587 USD Million Dec/17
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 65.1 % Dec/17
Government Budget -5.4 % of GDP Dec/17
Government Budget Value -347902 CRC Million Feb/18
Government Spending 1162711 CRC Million Dec/17
Government Revenues 682883 CRC Million Feb/18
Fiscal Expenditure 1030785 CRC Million Feb/18
Credit Rating 50
Business Last Reference
Industrial Production 3.6 % Jan/18
Manufacturing Production 3.8 % Jan/18
Changes in Inventories 19756 CRC Million Mar/16
Leading Economic Index 2.1 % Feb/18
Internet Speed 4092 KBps Mar/17
IP Addresses 531033 IP Mar/17
Competitiveness Index 4.5 Points Dec/18
Competitiveness Rank 47 Dec/18
Corruption Index 59 Points Dec/17
Corruption Rank 38 Dec/17
Ease of Doing Business 61 Dec/17
Mining Production 0.3 % Jan/18
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 4753801 CRC Million Dec/17
Gasoline Prices 1.06 USD/Liter Feb/18
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 30 % Dec/18
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 % Dec/18
Sales Tax Rate 13 % Dec/18
Social Security Rate 35.67 % Dec/18
Social Security Rate For Companies 26.33 % Dec/18
Social Security Rate For Employees 9.34 % Dec/18
Climate Last Reference
Precipitation 192 mm Dec/15
Temperature 24.61 celsius Dec/15



Economic Indicators for Costa Rica including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Costa Rica economy.