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Friday December 09 2016
Costa Rica Gasoline Prices at 0.94 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Costa Rica decreased to 0.94 USD/Liter in November from 0.99 USD/Liter in October of 2016.
Friday December 09 2016
Costa Rica Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 99.49 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Costa Rica remained unchanged at 99.49 Index Points in November from 99.49 Index Points in October of 2016.
Friday December 09 2016
Costa Rica Inflation Rate at 0.56 percent  
Consumer prices in Costa Rica increased 0.56 percent year-on-year in November of 2016, barely unchanged from a 0.55 percent rise in October. Main upward pressure came from: education (+4.59 percent compared to +4.55 percent in October); rental and housing services (+3.66 percent from 3.90 percent); health (+3.46 percent from +3.24 percent); restaurants and hotels (+1.76 percent from +1.86 percent) and recreation and culture (+1.28 percent from +0.75 percent). In contrast, cost fell for: food and non-alcoholic beverages (-2.30 percent from -1.93 percent), clothing and footwear (-2.31 percent from -2.67 percent), and miscellaneous goods and services (-0.36 percent from -0.29 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices remained unchanged, after decreasing 0.1 percent in the previous month.
Friday December 09 2016
Costa Rica Inflation Rate MoM at 0.00 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Costa Rica decreased 0 percent in November of 2016 over the previous month.
Thursday December 08 2016
Costa Rica Nomimal Wages at 619359.00 CRC/Month  
Wages in Costa Rica increased to 619359 CRC/Month in September from 592219 CRC/Month in August of 2016.
Wednesday December 07 2016
Costa Rica Cpi Transportation at 96.40 Index Points  
Cpi Transportation in Costa Rica increased to 96.40 Index Points in October from 96.39 Index Points in September of 2016.
Monday December 05 2016
Costa Rica Social Security Rate at 35.67 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Costa Rica stands at 35.67 percent.
Monday December 05 2016
Costa Rica Social Security Rate For Companies at 26.33 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Costa Rica stands at 26.33 percent.
Monday December 05 2016
Costa Rica Social Security Rate For Employees at 9.34 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Costa Rica stands at 9.17 percent.
Monday December 05 2016
Costa Rica Producer Prices at 107.33 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Costa Rica decreased to 107.33 Index Points in October from 107.34 Index Points in September of 2016.
Sunday December 04 2016
Costa Rica Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 13.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Costa Rica stands at 13 percent.
Sunday December 04 2016
Costa Rica Imports at 1265.50 USD Million  
Imports in Costa Rica decreased to 1265.50 USD Million in October from 1271.70 USD Million in September of 2016.
Friday December 02 2016
Costa Rica Mining Production at -10.41 percent  
Mining production in Costa Rica decreased 10.41 percent in July of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Friday December 02 2016
Costa Rica IMAE at 4.10 percent  
Leading Economic Index in Costa Rica increased to 4.10 percent in August from 3.20 percent in July of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Costa Rica Personal Income Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Costa Rica stands at 15 percent.
Thursday December 01 2016
Costa Rica Corporate Tax Rate at 30.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Costa Rica stands at 30 percent.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Costa Rica Balance of Trade at -461.20 USD Million  
Costa Rica recorded a trade deficit of 461.20 USD Million in October of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Costa Rica Exports at 804.40 USD Million  
Exports in Costa Rica decreased to 804.40 USD Million in October from 814.60 USD Million in September of 2016.
Monday November 28 2016
Costa Rica Manufacturing Production at 7.30 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Costa Rica increased 7.30 percent in September of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday November 28 2016
Costa Rica Industrial Production at 4.40 percent  
Industrial Production in Costa Rica increased 4.40 percent in September of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Friday November 25 2016
Costa Rica Foreign Exchange Reserves at 7715.32 USD Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Costa Rica increased to 7715.32 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 7699.16 USD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Friday November 25 2016
Costa Rica Consumer Spending at 434840.00 CRC Million  
Consumer Spending in Costa Rica decreased to 434840 CRC Million in the first quarter of 2016 from 491904.60 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Friday November 25 2016
Costa Rica Changes in Inventories at 19755.90 CRC Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Costa Rica increased by 19755.90 CRC Million in the first quarter of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Costa Rica Minimum Monthly Wages at 4912.08 Index Points  
Minimum Wages in Costa Rica remained unchanged at 4912.08 Index Points in October from 4912.08 Index Points in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Costa Rica Terrorism Index at 0.00  
Terrorism Index in Costa Rica remained unchanged at 0 in 2015 from 0 in 2014.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Costa Rica Government Spending at 52518.90 CRC Million  
Government Spending in Costa Rica decreased to 52518.90 CRC Million in the first quarter of 2016 from 52574.40 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Costa Rica GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.21 percent  
Costa Rica's economy advanced 4.2 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2016, following a downwardly revised 4.5 percent growth in the previous period, amid a slowdown in fixed investment growth (+0.6 percent from +8.4 percent in Q1) and government spending (+1.9 percent from +2.1 percent in Q1); while consumer spending expanded further (+4.9 percent from +4.4 percent in Q1). By contrast, net external demand contributed negatively.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Costa Rica | Credit Rating at 50.00  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Costa Rica stands at BB- with negative outlook. Moody's credit rating for Costa Rica was last set at Ba1 with negative outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Costa Rica was last reported at BB+ with negative outlook.
Tuesday November 22 2016
Costa Rica Money Supply M2 at 9735174.61 CRC Million  
Money Supply M2 in Costa Rica increased to 9735174.61 CRC Million in October from 9393922.34 CRC Million in September of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Labor Force Participation Rate at 57.70 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Costa Rica increased to 57.70 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 57.20 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Wages High Skilled at 699200.00 CRC/Month  
High Skilled Wages in Costa Rica decreased to 699200 CRC/Month in the fourth quarter of 2015 from 700000 CRC/Month in the second quarter of 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Wages Low Skilled at 285000.00 CRC/Month  
Low Skilled Wages in Costa Rica decreased to 285000 CRC/Month in the fourth quarter of 2015 from 290000 CRC/Month in the second quarter of 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Government Revenues at 3201238.50 CRC Million  
Government Revenues in Costa Rica increased to 3201238.50 CRC Million in September from 2782780.60 CRC Million in August of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Fiscal Expenditure at 4261594.70 CRC Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Costa Rica increased to 4261594.70 CRC Million in September from 3678265.60 CRC Million in August of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Employment Rate at 52.10 percent  
Employment Rate in Costa Rica increased to 52.10 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 51.82 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Deposit Interest Rate in Costa Rica at 2.40 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Costa Rica decreased to 2.40 percent in 2015 from 3.32 percent in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Ease of Doing Business in Costa Rica at 62.00  
Ease of Doing Business in Costa Rica deteriorated to 62 in 2016 from 60 in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Competitiveness Index at 4.41 Points  
Costa Rica scored 4.41 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Competitiveness Rank at 54.00  
Costa Rica is the 54 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Corruption Index at 55.00 Points  
Costa Rica scored 55 points out of 100 on the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Corruption Rank at 40.00  
Costa Rica is the 40 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Food Inflation at -1.90 percent  
Cost of food in Costa Rica decreased 1.90 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Government Budget at -5.60 percent of GDP  
Costa Rica recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 5.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Government Budget Value at -1060356.20 CRC Million  
Costa Rica recorded a government budget deficit of 1060356.20 CRC Million in September of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 171078.70 CRC Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Costa Rica decreased to 171078.70 CRC Million in the first quarter of 2016 from 187663.40 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Remittances at 558.51 USD Million  
Remittances in Costa Rica decreased to 558.51 USD Million in 2014 from 561 USD Million in 2013.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Population at 4.85 Million  
The total population in Costa Rica was estimated at 4.9 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Unemployed Persons at 212323.00  
The number of unemployed persons in Costa Rica increased to 212323 in the third quarter of 2016 from 202563 in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Unemployment Rate at 9.70 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Costa Rica increased to 9.70 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 9.40 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Interest Rate at 1.75 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Costa Rica was last recorded at 1.75 percent.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Government Debt to GDP at 62.11 percent  
Costa Rica recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 62.11 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica GDP per capita at 9129.53 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Costa Rica was last recorded at 9129.53 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Costa Rica is equivalent to 72 percent of the world's average.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica GDP per capita PPP at 14471.79 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Costa Rica was last recorded at 14471.79 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Costa Rica, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 81 percent of the world's average.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Gold Reserves at 0.05 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Costa Rica remained unchanged at 0.05 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2016 from 0.05 Tonnes in the first quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica GDP at 51.11 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Costa Rica was worth 51.11 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Costa Rica represents 0.08 percent of the world economy.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica GDP Constant Prices at 615839.40 CRC Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Costa Rica increased to 615839.40 CRC Million in the first quarter of 2016 from 605924.10 CRC Million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica GDP Growth Rate at 1.75 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Costa Rica expanded 1.75 percent in the first quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Capital Flows at 663.70 USD Million  
Costa Rica recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 663.70 USD Million in the third quarter of 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Current Account to GDP at -4.20 percent  
Costa Rica recorded a Current Account deficit of 4.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Costa Rica Public External Debt at 25388.70 USD Million  
External Debt in Costa Rica increased to 25388.70 USD Million in the second quarter of 2016 from 24220.20 USD Million in the first quarter of 2016.
Friday November 11 2016
Costa Rica Employed Persons at 1972128.00  
The number of employed persons in Costa Rica increased to 1972128 in the third quarter of 2016 from 1954756 in the second quarter of 2016.
Saturday October 01 2016
Costa Rica Current Account at -394.40 USD Million  
Costa Rica recorded a Current Account deficit of 394.40 USD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
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