Costa Rica | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.75 % Mar/16
Unemployment Rate 9.4 % Jun/16
Inflation Rate 0.6 % Aug/16
Interest Rate 1.75 % Aug/16
Balance of Trade -561 USD Million Aug/16
Government Debt to GDP 62.11 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 546 Sep/16
Stock Market 29657 points Sep/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.75 % Mar/16
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 9.4 % Jun/16
Unemployed Persons 202563 Jun/16
Minimum Wages 4912 Index Points Aug/16
Population 4.85 Million Dec/15
Employed Persons 1954756 Jun/16
Employment Rate 51.82 % Jun/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 57.2 % Jun/16
Wages 590066 CRC/Month Jun/16
Wages High Skilled 699200 CRC/Month Dec/15
Wages Low Skilled 285000 CRC/Month Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 0.6 % Aug/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 100 Index Points Aug/16
Producer Prices 107 Index Points Aug/16
Cpi Transportation 96.78 Index Points Aug/16
Food Inflation 0.43 % Aug/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.03 % Aug/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.75 % Aug/16
Money Supply M2 9428296 CRC Million Aug/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 215 USD Million Sep/15
Deposit Interest Rate 2.4 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -561 USD Million Aug/16
Exports 763 USD Million Aug/16
Imports 1324 USD Million Aug/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 Jun/16
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 -895485 CRC Million Aug/16
Government Spending 52519 CRC Million Mar/16
Government Revenues 2782781 CRC Million Aug/16
Fiscal Expenditure 3678266 CRC Million Aug/16
Credit Rating 50
Business Last Reference
Industrial Production 5.1 % Jul/16
Manufacturing Production 9.5 % Jul/16
Changes in Inventories 19756 CRC Million Mar/16
Leading Economic Index 3.3 % Jul/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 -10.41 % Jul/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 434840 CRC Million Mar/16
Gasoline Prices 1.01 USD/Liter Aug/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. 9/26/2016