Costa Rica | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 % Dec/15
Unemployment Rate 9.5 % Mar/16
Inflation Rate -0.88 % Jun/16
Interest Rate 1.75 % Jun/16
Balance of Trade -512 USD Million Jun/16
Government Debt to GDP 62.11 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 541 Jul/16
Stock Market 26721 points Jul/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 % Dec/15
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.8 % Mar/16
GDP 51.11 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 615839 CRC Million Mar/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 171079 CRC Million Mar/16
GDP per capita 9130 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 14472 USD Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 9.5 % Mar/16
Unemployed Persons 220175 Dec/14
Minimum Wages 4886 Index Points Jun/16
Population 4.85 Million Dec/15
Employment Rate 53.07 % Mar/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.6 % Mar/16
Wages 616598 CRC/Month Apr/16
Wages High Skilled 699200 CRC/Month Dec/15
Wages Low Skilled 285000 CRC/Month Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate -0.88 % Jun/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 99.12 Index Points Jun/16
Producer Prices 107 Index Points Jun/16
Cpi Transportation 93.84 Index Points Jun/16
Food Inflation 0.61 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate Mom -0.02 % Jun/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.75 % Jun/16
Money Supply M2 9490698 CRC Million Jun/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 215 USD Million Sep/15
Deposit Interest Rate 3.32 % Dec/14
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -512 USD Million Jun/16
Exports 857 USD Million Jun/16
Imports 1369 USD Million Jun/16
Current Account -123 USD Million Mar/16
Current Account to GDP -4.2 % Dec/15
External Debt 24220 USD Million Mar/16
Capital Flows 664 USD Million Sep/15
Remittances 559 USD Million Dec/14
Gold Reserves 0.05 Tonnes Dec/15
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 62.11 % Dec/15
Government Budget -5.6 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value -681886 CRC Million Jun/16
Government Spending 52519 CRC Million Mar/16
Government Revenues 2155345 CRC Million Jun/16
Fiscal Expenditure 2837231 CRC Million Jun/16
Credit Rating 50
Business Last Reference
Industrial Production 4.7 % Apr/16
Manufacturing Production 6.3 % Mar/16
Changes in Inventories 19756 CRC Million Mar/16
Leading Economic Index 2.1 % Mar/16
Competitiveness Index 4.33 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 52 Dec/16
Corruption Index 55 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 40 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 58 Dec/15
Mining Production -0.4 % Mar/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 434840 CRC Million Mar/16
Gasoline Prices 1.03 USD/Liter Jun/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 30 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 13 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate 35.34 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 26.17 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Employees 9.17 % 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. 7/27/2016