Costa Rica | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 4.4 % Jun/17
Unemployment Rate 9.4 % Sep/17
Inflation Rate 2.49 % Nov/17
Interest Rate 4.75 % Nov/17
Balance of Trade -491 USD Million Oct/17
Government Debt to GDP 62 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 562 Dec/17
Stock Market 31901 points Apr/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 4.4 % Jun/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4 % Jun/17
GDP 57.44 USD Billion Dec/16
GDP Constant Prices 681994 CRC Million Jun/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 117563 CRC Million Jun/17
GDP per capita 9714 USD Dec/16
GDP per capita PPP 15402 USD Dec/16
Gdp From Agriculture 351136 CRC Million Jun/17
Gdp From Construction 279425 CRC Million Jun/17
Gdp From Manufacturing 783601 CRC Million Jun/17
Gdp From Mining 15385 CRC Million Jun/17
Gdp From Public Administration 273048 CRC Million Jun/17
Gdp From Transport 283134 CRC Million Jun/17
Gdp From Utilities 172254 CRC Million Jun/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 9.4 % Sep/17
Unemployed Persons 213816 Sep/17
Minimum Wages 4969 Index Points Oct/17
Population 4.91 Million Dec/16
Employed Persons 2068710 Sep/17
Employment Rate 53.8 % Sep/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.4 % Sep/17
Living Wage Family 365500 CRC/Month Dec/17
Living Wage Individual 275600 CRC/Month Dec/17
Wages 614313 CRC/Month Aug/17
Wages High Skilled 763600 CRC/Month Dec/17
Wages Low Skilled 285600 CRC/Month Dec/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.49 % Nov/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 102 Index Points Nov/17
Producer Prices 111 Index Points Nov/17
Cpi Housing Utilities 104 Index Points Nov/17
CPI Transportation 99.69 Index Points Nov/17
Food Inflation 4.38 % Nov/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.16 % Nov/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 4.75 % Nov/17
Money Supply M2 10313873 CRC Million Nov/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 6813 USD Million Dec/17
Deposit Interest Rate 1.21 % Dec/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -491 USD Million Oct/17
Exports 880 USD Million Oct/17
Imports 1371 USD Million Oct/17
Current Account -351 USD Million Jun/17
Current Account to GDP -3.3 % Dec/16
External Debt 26232 USD Million Jun/17
Capital Flows 27.74 USD Million Jun/17
Remittances 36.63 USD Million Dec/16
Gold Reserves 0 Tonnes Mar/17
Foreign Direct Investment 772 USD Million Jun/17
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 62 % Dec/16
Government Budget -4.6 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Budget Value -1527972 CRC Million Oct/17
Government Spending 114831 CRC Million Jun/17
Government Revenues 3714586 CRC Million Oct/17
Fiscal Expenditure 5242558 CRC Million Oct/17
Credit Rating 50
Business Last Reference
Industrial Production 3.2 % Aug/17
Manufacturing Production 4 % Aug/17
Changes in Inventories 19756 CRC Million Mar/16
Leading Economic Index 2.7 % Sep/17
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 58 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 41 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 61 Dec/17
Mining Production -6.1 % Aug/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 462251 CRC Million Jun/17
Gasoline Prices 1.06 USD/Liter Nov/17
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 30 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 13 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 35.67 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Companies 26.33 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Employees 9.34 % Dec/16
Climate Last Reference
Precipitation 191 mm Dec/15
Temperature 24 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.