Costa Rica GDP

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Costa Rica was worth 45.13 billion US dollars in 2012. The GDP value of Costa Rica represents 0.07 percent of the world economy. GDP in Costa Rica is reported by the World Bank. From 1960 until 2012, Costa Rica GDP averaged 9.8 USD Billion reaching an all time high of 45.1 USD Billion in December of 2012 and a record low of 0.5 USD Billion in December of 1962. The gross domestic product (GDP) measures of national income and output for a given country's economy. The gross domestic product (GDP) is equal to the total expenditures for all final goods and services produced within the country in a stipulated period of time. This page provides - Costa Rica GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-18

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
45.13 41.03 45.13 0.48 49.56 | 2013/12 1960 - 2012 USD Billion Yearly

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GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
GDP 45.13 2012-12-31 41.03 45.13 0.48 49.56 2013-12-31 USD Billion [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.19 2013-12-31 5.17 12.60 -4.63 3.49 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
GDP per capita 5716.05 2012-12-31 5514.77 5716.05 1762.05 5913.86 2013-12-31 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 11155.51 2012-12-31 10762.70 11155.51 5453.51 11538.46 2013-12-31 USD [+]
GDP Constant Prices 573458.30 2013-11-15 573221.30 573458.30 195881.10 590008.69 2014-03-31 CRC Million [+]
Gdp Growth Rate 0.55 2013-12-31 2.23 9.33 -6.15 6.75 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 183181.90 2013-11-15 155588.20 183181.90 36748.20 175932.10 2014-03-31 CRC Million [+]
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GDP | Notes
The gross domestic product (GDP) or gross domestic income (GDI) is one of the measures of national income and output. GDP can be defined in three ways, which should give identical results. First, it is equal to the total expenditures for all final goods and services produced within the country in a specified period of time (usually a 365-day year). Second, it is equal to the sum of the value added at every stage of production by all the industries, plus taxes and minus subsidies on products. Third, it is equal to the sum of the income generated by production like compensation of employees, taxes on production and imports less subsidies, and gross operating surplus.


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Costa Rica Capital Flows at 779.61 USD Million  
Capital Flows in Costa Rica increased to 779.61 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 470.53 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013. Capital Flows in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Changes in Inventories at -37884.70 CRC Million  
Changes in Inventories in Costa Rica decreased to -37884.70 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 9872.70 CRC Million in the third quarter of 2013. Changes in Inventories in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 165.76 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Costa Rica increased to 165.76 Index Points in March of 2014 from 164.75 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Consumer Spending at 448161.30 CRC Million  
Consumer Spending in Costa Rica increased to 448161.30 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 389016.20 CRC Million in the third quarter of 2013. Consumer Spending in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Current Account at -760.14 USD Million  
Costa Rica recorded a Current Account deficit of 760.14 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Current Account in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Foreign Exchange Reserves at 317.85 USD Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Costa Rica increased to 317.85 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 260.22 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica GDP Constant Prices at 573458.30 CRC Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Costa Rica increased to 573458.30 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 573221.30 CRC Million in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Constant Prices in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank Of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Government Spending at 50118.70 CRC Million  
Government Spending in Costa Rica increased to 50118.70 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 49767.90 CRC Million in the third quarter of 2013. Government Spending in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 183181.90 CRC Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Costa Rica increased to 183181.90 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 155588.20 CRC Million in the third quarter of 2013. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank Of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica Producer Prices at 367.48 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Costa Rica increased to 367.48 Index Points in March of 2014 from 361.89 Index Points in February of 2014. Producer Prices in Costa Rica is reported by the Central Bank of Costa Rica.
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