Costa Rica Inflation Rate 1977-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Costa Rica was recorded at 5.18 percent in July of 2014. Inflation Rate in Costa Rica averaged 15.79 Percent from 1977 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 108.89 Percent in September of 1982 and a record low of 2.57 Percent in November of 2009. Inflation Rate in Costa Rica is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos de Costa Rica.

   
 
 
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Costa Rica Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.18 4.59 108.89 2.57 1977 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2006=100
In Costa Rica, the main components of the consumer price index are: Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (19 percent of the total weight); Transportation (18 percent) and Rent and Household Services (11 percent). Furniture and Household Equipment account for 9 percent; Restaurants and Hotels for 8.6 percent; Entertainment and Culture for 7 percent and Miscellaneous Goods and Services for 6 percent. Others include: Education (5.9 percent); Clothing and Footwear (5.8 percent); Health Care (5 percent); Communications (4 percent) and Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (1 percent). The national index has a base of 100 as of July 2006. The CPI reflects the prices and spending patterns registered in the 114 urban districts of the country. This page provides - Costa Rica Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Costa Rica Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-05-05 05:00 PM Costa Rica
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 3.68% 3.26% 2.49%
2014-06-03 04:00 PM Costa Rica
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 4.21% 3.68% 3.77%
2014-07-02 06:00 PM Costa Rica
Inflation Rate YoY
Jun 2014 4.59% 4.21% 4.11%
2014-08-04 04:30 PM Costa Rica
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2014 5.18% 4.59% 4.2%
2014-09-02 04:00 PM Costa Rica
Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 2014 5.18% 4.62%


Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 5.18 4.59 108.89 2.57 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 170.72 169.18 170.72 0.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 371.53 373.75 373.75 56.31 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 5.08 5.06 27.74 -1.66 Percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 3.00 Jun/14 2.90 23.90 -1.30 Percent [+]
Brazil 6.50 Jul/14 6.52 6821.31 1.65 Percent [+]
Canada 2.10 Jul/14 2.40 21.60 -17.80 Percent [+]
China 2.30 Jul/14 2.30 28.40 -2.20 Percent [+]
Euro Area 0.40 Jul/14 0.50 5.00 -0.70 Percent [+]
France 0.50 Jul/14 0.50 18.80 -0.70 Percent [+]
Germany 0.85 Jul/14 1.04 11.54 -7.62 Percent [+]
India 7.96 Jul/14 7.31 11.16 7.31 Percent [+]
Indonesia 4.53 Jul/14 6.70 82.40 -1.17 Percent [+]
Italy 0.09 Jul/14 0.28 25.64 -2.44 Percent [+]
Japan 3.60 Jun/14 3.70 25.00 -2.52 Percent [+]
Mexico 4.07 Jul/14 3.75 179.73 2.91 Percent [+]
Netherlands 0.89 Jul/14 0.93 11.19 -1.30 Percent [+]
Russia 7.50 Jul/14 7.80 2333.30 3.60 Percent [+]
South Korea 1.60 Jul/14 1.70 32.50 0.20 Percent [+]
Spain -0.34 Jul/14 0.09 28.43 -1.37 Percent [+]
Switzerland 0.00 Jul/14 0.00 11.92 -1.37 Percent [+]
Turkey 9.32 Jul/14 9.16 138.71 -4.01 Percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.60 Jul/14 1.90 8.50 0.50 Percent [+]
United States 2.00 Jul/14 2.10 23.70 -15.80 Percent [+]





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