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Costa Rica

Costa Rica (, 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 and ta... [More]
  • Last : 7,775.76
  • High : 7,775.76
  • Low : 7,775.76
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 03:01:17
  • Yesterday : 7,775.76
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 604.33
  • High : 606.3
  • Low : 604.33
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.97
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 606.3
  • Time : 17:06:10
  • Yesterday : 604.33
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 730.88
  • High : 732.47
  • Low : 717.93
  • Max Fluctuation : 14.54
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.22%
  • Open : 728.82
  • Time : 19:14:38
  • Yesterday : 728.34
  • Change % : 0.35%
  • Change : 2.54
  • Last : 7,646.5
  • High : 7,720.5
  • Low : 7,571
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 7,665.5
  • Time : 19:22:57
  • Yesterday : 0.006
  • Change % : 127441566.67%
  • Change : 7,646.494

Costa Rica Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
GBP/CRC Ask 805.632 805.33 803.578 813.836 2.34 0.29% 2020/12/02 Time 19:14
EUR/CRC Ask 730.88 731.48 717.93 732.47 12.95 1.80% 2020/12/02 Time 19:14
USD/CRC Ask 604.33 604.73 604.33 606.3 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/02 Time 17:06
CRC/GBP Ask 0.0012 - 0.0012 0.0012 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/01 Time 6:07
CRC/USD Ask 0.0016 - 0.0016 0.0017 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/30 Time 9:01

Costa Rica Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Costa Rica Indice Accionario 7775.76 - 7775.76 7775.76 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/28 Time 3:01

Costa Rica Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Florida Ice & Farm 543.98 - 543.98 543.98 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/27 Time 10:37
Banco Lafise Pref 98 - 98 98 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/04 Time 10:35
Grupo Financiero Improsa Pref 1 - 1 1 0.00 0.00% 2020/07/08 Time 11:40
Holcim De Costa Rica S.A. 13.75 - 13.75 13.75 0.00 0.00% 2020/01/23 Time 0:00
Astra Rocket 2.48 - 2.48 2.48 0.00 0.00% 2019/04/26 Time 0:00

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-262.98 20 Oct -189 -661 : 140 Monthly Oct/20

CPI Transportation

107.96 20 Oct 107 64.82 : 109 Monthly

Capital Flows

-555.10 20 Jun 832 -2431 : 832 Quarterly

Changes in Inventories

0 20 Jun 148028 -322340 : 419526 Quarterly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 62.14 4.05 : 62.14 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 55 51 : 68 Yearly

Construction Output

-13.50 20 Aug -7.9 -20.3 : 34.2 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

106.50 20 Oct 106 0.5 : 107 Monthly

Consumer Spending

4294167.90 20 Jun 4871154 1503812 : 4871154 Quarterly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 135742 0 : 137093 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 1679 0 : 1690 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 83273 0 : 84991 Daily Nov/20

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 36 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 56 41 : 64.5 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 48 22 : 55 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

109.82 20 Oct 111 49.12 : 111 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 31

Currency

603.35 20 Nov 603 483 : 625 Daily

Current Account

0 20 Jun 9.76 -999 : 102 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-2.50 19 Dec -3.3 -15.59 : -1.05 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

4.64 19 Dec 4.02 1.21 : 27.32 Yearly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 67 60 : 121 Yearly

Employed Persons

0 20 Sep 1745257 1745257 : 2208175 Quarterly Sep/20

Employment Rate

0 20 Sep 43.74 43.74 : 57.79 Quarterly Sep/20

Exports

1039.96 20 Oct 980 189 : 1144 Monthly

External Debt

30667.00 20 Jun 29364 4465 : 30667 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Sep 4950714 165441 : 7880404 Monthly

Food Inflation

0.31 20 Oct -0.33 -2.3 : 27.74 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

256.90 20 Jun 504 82.6 : 1187 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Dec 7906 -1719 : 8878 Quarterly

GDP

61.77 19 Dec 60.55 0.48 : 61.77 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-8.60 20 Jun 0.6 -8.6 : 10.1 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

6624770.82 20 Jun 7228146 2181553 : 7363141 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

339466.00 20 Jun 342041 155256 : 347517 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

281651.96 20 Jun 276767 83500 : 330234 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

772715.70 20 Jun 880211 432879 : 880211 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

14683.20 20 Jun 19287 12471 : 22805 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

278589.53 20 Jun 279224 182414 : 279427 Quarterly

GDP From Services

564826.65 20 Jun 672223 287096 : 683050 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

190961.52 20 Jun 276066 119776 : 279947 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

168084.97 20 Jun 178296 57602 : 179191 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

-8.30 20 Jun -1.9 -8.3 : 4.3 Quarterly Jun/20

GDP Per Capita Ppp

19642.42 19 Dec 19427 9514 : 19642 Yearly

GDP per capita

10046.95 19 Dec 9937 2858 : 10047 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

0.95 20 Nov 0.95 0.64 : 1.57 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Jun 0 0 : 0.12 Quarterly

Government Budget

-5.70 19 Dec -4.7 -5.7 : 0.6 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-2327127.97 20 Sep -2007063 -2524255 : 166540 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

77.47 19 Dec 65.79 37.08 : 77.47 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Sep 2943651 117112 : 5356148 Monthly

Government Spending

1197723.20 20 Jun 1198341 579426 : 1208347 Quarterly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1191396.10 20 Jun 1193975 318880 : 1363882 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

1302.94 20 Oct 1170 280 : 1568 Monthly

Industrial Production

-7.70 20 Aug -7.7 -7.7 : 9.3 Monthly

Industrial Production Mom

1.40 20 Aug -1.1 -5.7 : 5.8 Monthly

Inflation Expectations

2.90 20 Sep 3 2.9 : 12.92 Monthly

Inflation Rate

0.45 20 Oct 0.3 -1.2 : 109 Monthly Oct/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.08 20 Oct 0.27 -1.7 : 10.73 Monthly

Interest Rate

0.75 20 Sep 0.75 0.75 : 10 Daily Sep/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3879 696 : 4092 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

57.60 20 Jun 63.4 56.8 : 63.7 Quarterly Jun/20

Leading Economic Index

-7.90 20 Aug -9.2 -10.3 : 14.8 Monthly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 331800 331800 : 331800 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 209000 209000 : 209000 yearly

Manufacturing Production

-4.10 20 Aug -4.4 -7 : 10.2 Monthly

Minimum Wages

5376.28 20 Oct 5376 7.53 : 5376 Monthly Oct/20

Mining Production

-15.50 20 Aug -16.6 -38.4 : 26 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Oct 12862308 79182 : 13013185 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

15.00 20 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly

Population

5.06 19 Dec 5 1.33 : 5.06 Yearly Dec/19

Producer Prices

117.41 20 Oct 117 56.31 : 374 Monthly

Remittances

0 20 Jun 104 29.45 : 173 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

13.00 20 Dec 13 13 : 13 Yearly

Social Security Rate

36.67 20 Dec 36.67 23.75 : 36.67 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

26.33 20 Dec 26.33 14.5 : 26.33 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

10.34 20 Dec 10.34 9 : 10.34 Yearly

Stock Market

7775.76 20 Nov 7934 6207 : 32600 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly

Unemployed Persons

520237.00 20 Sep 551373 38708 : 551373 Quarterly Sep/20

Unemployment Rate

22.00 20 Sep 24 8.3 : 24 Quarterly Sep/20

Wages

691807.00 20 Jul 653164 357554 : 792836 Monthly Jul/20

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 -262.98 -380 -380 -380 -430 -430 Oct/20
CPI Transportation 107.96 106 105 109 106 108
Capital Flows -555.10 -180 -180 -425 250 -642
Construction Output -13.50 -7 -5 -5 -10 -1
Consumer Price Index Cpi 106.50 107 107 107 107 108
Consumer Spending 4294167.90 4944222 4594760 4530347 4623841 4739437
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Cpi Housing Utilities 109.82 112 112 112 110 112
Currency 603.35 609 612 615 606 621
Current Account to GDP -2.50 -3.8 -3.8 -3.8 -3.7 -3.8 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 4.64 4.64 4.64 4.64 3.04 2.79
Exports 1039.96 1070 1070 1070 870 900
External Debt 30667.00 29000 29000 29000 29000 29000
Food Inflation 0.31 0.2 0.6 0.9 -0.3 1.5
Foreign Direct Investment 256.90 530 590 490 530 650
GDP 61.77 60 60 60 58.5 60
GDP Annual Growth Rate -8.60 1.5 7 5.5 -5 2.5
GDP Constant Prices 6624770.82 7336568 7088505 6989133 6994984 7169859
GDP From Agriculture 339466.00 347171 363229 358137 326703 334870
GDP From Construction 281651.96 280918 301368 297143 264264 270871
GDP From Manufacturing 772715.70 893414 826806 815215 824939 845563
GDP From Mining 14683.20 19576 15711 15491 18301 18759
GDP From Public Administration 278589.53 283412 298091 293912 265456 272092
GDP From Services 564826.65 682306 604365 595892 640899 656922
GDP From Transport 190961.52 280207 204329 201464 265950 272599
GDP From Utilities 168084.97 180970 179851 177330 169023 173249
GDP Growth Rate -8.30 1.7 1.3 1.1 1.5 0.8 Jun/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 19642.42 19200 19200 19200 18900 19200
GDP per capita 10046.95 9850 9850 9850 9510 9850
Gasoline Prices 0.95 0.87 0.82 0.78 0.83 0.78
Government Budget -5.70 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -8.5 -7.5
Government Budget Value -2327127.97 -953625 -953625 -953625 -953625 -953287
Government Debt to GDP 77.47 88 88 88 87 88 Dec/19
Government Spending 1197723.20 1216316 1281564 1263598 1140278 1168785
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1191396.10 1211885 1274794 1256923 1146948 1175622
Imports 1302.94 1450 1450 1450 1260 1270
Industrial Production -7.70 2.3 6.5 5 -4.5 3
Industrial Production Mom 1.40 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.8
Inflation Expectations 2.90 3 3.1 3.2 2.9 3.3
Inflation Rate 0.45 0.6 0.8 1 0.4 1.3 Oct/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.08 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Interest Rate 0.75 0.75 0.75 1 0.75 1.25 Sep/20
Labor Force Participation Rate 57.60 63 63 63 63.3 62.9 Jun/20
Leading Economic Index -7.90 0.5 4 3.5 -0.8 3.6
Manufacturing Production -4.10 2.1 3.5 3.7 -1.5 3.3
Minimum Wages 5376.28 5400 5400 5400 5400 5600 Oct/20
Mining Production -15.50 -5.8 13 10.5 -8.5 6
Personal Income Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Population 5.06 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.15 Dec/19
Producer Prices 117.41 115 115 115 115 115
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13
Social Security Rate 36.67 36.67 36.67 36.67 36.67 36.67
Social Security Rate For Companies 26.33 26.33 26.33 26.33 26.33 26.33
Social Security Rate For Employees 10.34 10.34 10.34 10.34 10.34 10.34
Stock Market 7775.76 7541 7427 7314 7658 7089
Unemployed Persons 520237.00 286000 286000 286000 286000 280000 Sep/20
Unemployment Rate 22.00 21 19 18 23 16 Sep/20
Wages 691807.00 708000 708000 708000 708000 708000 Jul/20