Costa Rica Government Budget 1991-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Costa Rica recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 5.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Costa Rica averaged -2.90 Percent of GDP from 1991 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 0.60 Percent of GDP in 2007 and a record low of -5.50 Percent of GDP in 1994. Government Budget in Costa Rica is reported by the Banco Central de Costa Rica.


Costa Rica Government Budget

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-5.40 -4.36 0.60 -5.50 1991 - 2013 percent of GDP Yearly
Government Budget is an itemized accounting of the payments received by government (taxes and other fees) and the payments made by government (purchases and transfer payments). A budget deficit occurs when an government spends more money than it takes in. The opposite of a budget deficit is a budget surplus. This page provides - Costa Rica Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Costa Rica Government Budget - was last refreshed on Sunday, November 23, 2014.

Costa Rica Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -5.40 -4.36 0.60 -5.50 percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 55.45 50.48 58.68 36.57 percent [+]
Government Budget Value -1072506.20 -945804.10 166539.98 -1338780.40 CRC [+]
Government Spending 50732.80 50437.80 50732.80 28890.00 CRC Million [+]
Credit Rating 50.00 [+]