Markets Last Reference
Currency 567 Jan/20
Stock Market (points) 9536 Jan/20
Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 2.2 Sep/19
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.9 Sep/19
Unemployment Rate (%) 11.4 Sep/19
Inflation Rate (%) 1.52 Dec/19
Interest Rate (%) 2.75 Dec/19
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -403 Dec/19
Current Account (USD Million) -420 Sep/19
Current Account to GDP (%) -3.1 Dec/18
Government Debt to GDP (%) 69.6 Dec/18
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.9 Dec/18
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/18
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15 Dec/18
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 2.2 Sep/19
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.9 Sep/19
GDP (USD Billion) 60.13 Dec/18
GDP Constant Prices (CRC Million) 7242984 Sep/19
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (CRC Million) 1219723 Sep/19
GDP per capita (USD) 9893 Dec/18
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 15685 Dec/18
GDP From Agriculture (CRC Million) 350286 Sep/19
GDP From Construction (CRC Million) 270662 Sep/19
GDP From Manufacturing (CRC Million) 858097 Sep/19
GDP From Mining (CRC Million) 18903 Sep/19
GDP From Public Administration (CRC Million) 278280 Sep/19
GDP From Services (CRC Million) 679452 Sep/19
GDP From Transport (CRC Million) 278116 Sep/19
GDP From Utilities (CRC Million) 174562 Sep/19
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 11.4 Sep/19
Unemployed Persons 278108 Sep/19
Minimum Wages (points) 5241 Dec/19
Population (Million) 5 Dec/18
Employed Persons 2162613 Sep/19
Employment Rate (%) 54.73 Sep/19
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 61.8 Sep/19
Living Wage Family (CRC/Month) 331800 Dec/18
Living Wage Individual (CRC/Month) 209000 Dec/18
Wages (CRC/Month) 681398 Oct/19
Wages High Skilled (CRC/Month) 748700 Dec/18
Wages Low Skilled (CRC/Month) 296600 Dec/18
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 1.52 Dec/19
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 106 Dec/19
Producer Prices (points) 116 Dec/19
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 110 Dec/19
CPI Transportation (points) 106 Dec/19
Food Inflation (%) 0.47 Dec/19
Inflation Expectations (%) 3.2 Dec/19
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.12 Dec/19
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 2.75 Dec/19
Money Supply M2 (CRC Million) 11573886 Dec/19
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 7683 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 4.02 Dec/18
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -403 Dec/19
Current Account (USD Million) -420 Sep/19
Current Account to GDP (%) -3.1 Dec/18
Exports (USD Million) 863 Dec/19
Imports (USD Million) 1266 Dec/19
External Debt (USD Million) 28932 Sep/19
Capital Flows (USD Million) -301 Sep/19
Remittances (USD Million) 135 Sep/19
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 0 Dec/18
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 593 Sep/19
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/18
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 69.6 Dec/18
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.9 Dec/18
Government Budget Value (CRC Million) -1994013 Oct/19
Government Spending (CRC Million) 1203287 Sep/19
Government Revenues (CRC Million) 4237624 Oct/19
Fiscal Expenditure (CRC Million) 6231637 Oct/19
Credit Rating 38 Jan/20
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/18
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15 Dec/18
Sales Tax Rate (%) 13 Dec/19
Social Security Rate (%) 36.67 Dec/19
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 26.33 Dec/19
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 10.34 Dec/19
Business Last Reference
Industrial Production (%) 2.9 Nov/19
Manufacturing Production (%) 3.1 Nov/19
Changes in Inventories (CRC Million) 197246 Sep/19
Leading Economic Index (%) 3.3 Nov/19
Internet Speed (KBps) 4092 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 531033 Mar/17
Competitiveness Index (Points) 62.01 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 62 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 56 Dec/19
Corruption Rank 44 Dec/19
Ease of Doing Business 74 Dec/19
Industrial Production Mom (%) 0.4 Nov/19
Mining Production (%) -2.4 Nov/19
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending (CRC Million) 4806910 Sep/19
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.08 Dec/19
Housing Last Reference
Construction Output (%) -11.5 Nov/19


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