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Costa Rica

Costa Rica (UK: , US: (listen); Spanish: [ˈkosta ˈrika]; literally "Rich Coast"), officially the Republic of Costa Rica (Spanish: República de Costa Rica), is a country in Central America, bordered by Nicaragua to the north, the Caribbean Sea to the northeast, Panama to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the southwest, and Ecuador to the south of Cocos Island. It has a population of around 5 million in a land area of 51,060 square kilometers (19,714 square miles). An estimated 333,980 people live in the capital and largest city, San José, with around 2 million people in the surrounding metropolitan area.The sovereign state is a unitary presidential constitutional republic. It is known for its long-standing and stable democracy, and for its highly educated workforce, most of whom speak English. The country spends roughly 6.9% of its budget (2016) on education, compared to a global average of 4.4%. Its economy, once heavily dependent on agriculture, has diversified to include sectors such as finance, corporate services for foreign companies, pharmaceuticals, and ecotourism. Many foreign manufacturing and services companies operate in Costa Rica's Free Trade Zones (FTZ) where they benefit from investment an... [More]
  • Last : 9,120.73
  • High : 9,120.73
  • Low : 9,120.73
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 9,120.73
  • Time : 03:05:58
  • Yesterday : 8,987.81
  • Change % : 1.48%
  • Change : 132.92
  • Last : 620.41
  • High : 622.81
  • Low : 620.41
  • Max Fluctuation : 2.4
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 621.3
  • Time : 07:14:59
  • Yesterday : 620.41
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 737.98
  • High : 740.46
  • Low : 736.92
  • Max Fluctuation : 2.98
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.07%
  • Open : 737.67
  • Time : 12:08:22
  • Yesterday : 737.85
  • Change % : 0.02%
  • Change : 0.13
  • Last : 9,778.25
  • High : 9,831.25
  • Low : 9,738.5
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 9,831.25
  • Time : 12:08:34
  • Yesterday : 3.94
  • Change % : 248078.93%
  • Change : 9,774.31

Costa Rica Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/CRC Ask 737.98 737.54 736.92 740.46 0.19 0.03% 2021/07/30 Time 12:08
GBP/CRC Ask 866.465 865.596 864.727 869.692 0.12 0.01% 2021/07/30 Time 12:08
USD/CRC Ask 620.41 622.81 620.41 622.81 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/30 Time 7:14
CRC/EUR Ask 0.0014 - 0.0014 0.0014 0.00 0.00% 2021/06/25 Time 6:15
CRC/GBP Ask 0.0012 - 0.0012 0.0012 0.00 0.00% 2021/06/24 Time 6:15

Costa Rica Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Costa Rica Indice Accionario 9120.73 - 9120.73 9120.73 132.92 1.48% 2021/07/30 Time 3:05

Costa Rica Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Florida Ice & Farm 601 - 601 601 1.00 0.17% 2021/07/30 Time 11:48
Holcim De Costa Rica S.A. 13.75 - 13.75 13.75 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/26 Time 11:47
Grupo Financiero Improsa Pref 1 - 1 1 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/26 Time 11:47
La Nacion S.A. 2.5 - 2.5 2.5 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/26 Time 11:47
Banco Lafise Pref 100 - 100 100 0.00 0.00% 2021/06/20 Time 12:37

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-410.29 21 Jun -226 -661 : 140 Monthly Jun/21

CPI Transportation

109.99 21 Jun 109 61.03 : 110 Monthly

Capital Flows

-358.94 21 Mar 429 -2431 : 484 Quarterly

Changes in Inventories

0 21 Mar 94302 -340208 : 329778 Quarterly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 62.14 4.05 : 62.14 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 55 51 : 68 Yearly

Construction Output

3.80 21 May 0.5 -24.6 : 41.3 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

100.76 21 Jun 100 0.46 : 101 Monthly

Consumer Spending

5718665.10 21 Mar 5664396 1696319 : 5845805 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

0 21 May 100 62.74 : 100 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

0 21 May 0.75 0.32 : 10.01 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Jul 401188 0 : 402044 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Jul 4981 0 : 4987 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Jul 289545 0 : 292078 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Rate

0 21 Jul 62.7 0 : 62.7 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Total

0 21 Jul 3193895 55 : 3193895 Daily Jul/21

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 21 Dec 30 30 : 36 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 56 41 : 64.5 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 44 22 : 55 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

100.03 21 Jun 100 44.67 : 101 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Jul : Monthly 31

Currency

619.15 21 Jul 619 483 : 625 Daily

Current Account

-467.08 21 Mar -713 -999 : 120 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-2.40 20 Dec -2.3 -15.59 : -1.05 Yearly Dec/20

Deposit Interest Rate

2.58 20 Dec 4.64 1.21 : 27.32 Yearly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 67 60 : 121 Yearly

Employed Persons

0 21 Mar 1953151 1745257 : 2208175 Quarterly Mar/21

Employment Rate

0 21 Mar 48.66 43.74 : 57.79 Quarterly Mar/21

Exports

1319.08 21 Jun 1309 189 : 1319 Monthly

External Debt

32218.00 21 Mar 31784 4465 : 32218 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 21 May 2660211 165441 : 7880404 Monthly

Food Inflation

0.95 21 May 0.65 -2.3 : 27.74 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

629.00 21 Mar 625 82.6 : 1250 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Jun 7058 -1719 : 8878 Quarterly

GDP

61.52 20 Dec 63.95 0.48 : 63.95 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.30 21 Mar -4.4 -7.1 : 9.9 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

8799920.22 21 Mar 8656425 2590588 : 9053483 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

404679.23 21 Mar 403920 183488 : 410994 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

329727.29 21 Mar 330600 113381 : 442316 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

1152492.66 21 Mar 1138159 519629 : 1152493 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

24581.53 21 Mar 23663 15000 : 27734 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

369040.84 21 Mar 369368 244915 : 372084 Quarterly

GDP From Services

784529.99 21 Mar 740601 324299 : 808227 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

311218.41 21 Mar 296066 165237 : 399356 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

221069.04 21 Mar 215799 72681 : 228261 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

0.50 21 Mar 4 -7.8 : 4.3 Quarterly Mar/21

GDP Per Capita Ppp

19679.29 20 Dec 20805 9896 : 20805 Yearly

GDP per capita

9619.72 20 Dec 10170 2840 : 10170 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

1.15 21 Jun 1.19 0.64 : 1.57 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Dec 0 0 : 0.12 Quarterly

Government Budget

-7.40 20 Dec -5.4 -7.4 : 0.6 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-609341.98 21 May -466073 -2906194 : 166540 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

79.26 20 Dec 73.41 37.08 : 79.26 Yearly Dec/20

Government Revenues

0 21 May 2194139 117112 : 5356148 Monthly

Government Spending

1566628.41 21 Mar 1533389 711089 : 1566628 Quarterly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1395115.20 21 Mar 1432914 343050 : 1641452 Quarterly

Hospital Beds

0 17 Dec 1.16 1.13 : 3.01 Yearly Dec/17

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 514721 107033 : 536472 Quarterly

Imports

1729.37 21 Jun 1534 280 : 1729 Monthly

Industrial Production

7.90 21 May 7.3 -7 : 10.9 Monthly

Industrial Production Mom

-0.30 21 Feb -1.1 -6.8 : 7 Monthly

Inflation Expectations

1.05 21 Apr 0.66 0.66 : 12.92 Monthly

Inflation Rate

1.97 21 Jun 1.34 -1.2 : 109 Monthly Jun/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.54 21 Jun -0.01 -1.7 : 10.73 Monthly

Interest Rate

0.75 21 Jun 0.75 0.75 : 10 Daily Jun/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3879 696 : 4092 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

60.80 21 Mar 60.8 56.8 : 63.7 Quarterly Mar/21

Leading Economic Index

11.70 21 May 12.9 -9.9 : 17.1 Monthly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 331800 331800 : 331800 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 209000 209000 : 209000 yearly

Manufacturing Production

16.50 21 May 16.3 -6.8 : 16.5 Monthly

Minimum Wages

5399.18 21 Jun 5399 7.53 : 5399 Monthly Jun/21

Mining Production

16.90 21 May 18.8 -30.4 : 24.4 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 21 Jun 12961397 79182 : 13136797 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 21 Dec 25 15 : 25 Yearly

Population

5.16 20 Dec 5.06 1.33 : 5.16 Yearly Dec/20

Producer Prices

126.58 21 Jun 125 56.31 : 374 Monthly

Remittances

0 21 Mar 134 29.45 : 173 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

9.00 21 Dec 13 9 : 13 Yearly

Social Security Rate

37.00 21 Dec 37 23.75 : 37 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

26.50 21 Dec 26.5 14.5 : 26.5 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

10.50 21 Dec 10.5 9 : 10.5 Yearly

Stock Market

8674.57 21 Jul 8675 6000 : 32600 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 1.07 Yearly

Unemployed Persons

457999.00 21 Mar 487675 38708 : 551373 Quarterly Mar/21

Unemployment Rate

18.50 21 Mar 20 8.3 : 24 Quarterly Mar/21

Wages

688779.00 21 May 705527 357554 : 792836 Monthly May/21

Wages High Skilled

0 18 Dec 762500 728400 : 762500 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 298000 296600 : 339500 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -410.29 -370 -370 -370 -380 -390 Jun/21
CPI Transportation 109.99 102 108 113 103 104
Capital Flows -358.94 -425 -425 -425 -425 -642
Construction Output 3.80 -1 -1 -1 -3.7 -1
Consumer Price Index Cpi 100.76 114 102 102 100 104
Consumer Spending 5718665.10 5834328 5855913 5878788 5730259 6021026
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Cpi Housing Utilities 100.03 116 102 102 103 104
Currency 619.15 622 624 627 620 631
Current Account -467.08 -795 -249 -465 -795 -603
Current Account to GDP -2.40 -2.6 -2.7 -2.7 -2.6 -2.7 Dec/20
Deposit Interest Rate 2.58 2.79 3.08 3.33 2.58 3.58
Exports 1319.08 900 900 900 1070 900
External Debt 32218.00 29000 29000 29000 29000 29000
Food Inflation 0.95 1.5 1.5 1.5 0.9 1.5
Foreign Direct Investment 629.00 490 490 490 490 650
GDP 61.52 60 60 60 60 61.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.30 3 2.4 2.8 5.7 3.2
GDP Constant Prices 8799920.22 8916117 9011118 9046318 8944151 9201433
GDP From Agriculture 404679.23 416037 414392 416010 426408 429351
GDP From Construction 329727.29 340518 337641 338960 359586 351415
GDP From Manufacturing 1152492.66 1172304 1180152 1184762 1148039 1209818
GDP From Mining 24581.53 24373 25171 25270 23869 25152
GDP From Public Administration 369040.84 380449 377898 379374 390730 392624
GDP From Services 784529.99 762819 803359 806497 742404 787230
GDP From Transport 311218.41 304948 318688 319933 291672 314706
GDP From Utilities 221069.04 222273 226375 227259 222945 229385
GDP Growth Rate 0.50 0.8 0.8 0.8 1.1 1 Mar/21
GDP Per Capita Ppp 19679.29 19200 19200 19200 19200 19400
GDP per capita 9619.72 9850 9850 9850 9850 9900
Gasoline Prices 1.15 1.04 0.99 0.94 1.09 0.89
Government Budget -7.40 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -6.3
Government Budget Value -609341.98 -953287 -953287 -953287 -953625 -953287
Government Debt to GDP 79.26 88 88 88 88 89 Dec/20
Government Spending 1566628.41 1579391 1604227 1610494 1589768 1629932
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1395115.20 1475902 1428598 1434178 1550949 1523130
Imports 1729.37 1270 1270 1270 1450 1290
Industrial Production 7.90 3 3 3 5 2.9
Industrial Production Mom -0.30 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.7
Inflation Expectations 1.05 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.5
Inflation Rate 1.97 1.8 2.5 2.6 1.7 2 Jun/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.54 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Interest Rate 0.75 1.25 1.5 1.5 1 1.75 Jun/21
Labor Force Participation Rate 60.80 62.9 62.9 62.9 63 62.7 Mar/21
Leading Economic Index 11.70 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4
Manufacturing Production 16.50 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.7 3.1
Minimum Wages 5399.18 5600 5600 5600 5400 5600 Jun/21
Mining Production 16.90 6 6 6 10.5 3.5
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 15 15 15 15 15
Population 5.16 5.15 5.15 5.15 5.1 5.2 Dec/20
Producer Prices 126.58 115 115 115 115 115
Sales Tax Rate 9.00 13 13 13 13 13
Social Security Rate 37.00 36.67 36.67 36.67 36.67 36.67
Social Security Rate For Companies 26.50 26.33 26.33 26.33 26.33 26.33
Social Security Rate For Employees 10.50 10.34 10.34 10.34 10.34 10.34
Stock Market 8674.57 25500 5726 5006 7493 3564
Unemployed Persons 457999.00 280000 280000 280000 286000 280000 Mar/21
Unemployment Rate 18.50 16 15.1 15.1 18 13.8 Mar/21
Wages 688779.00 708000 708000 708000 708000 708000 May/21