Markets Last Reference
Currency 615 May/21
Stock Market (points) 7335 May/21

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 4 Dec/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -3.7 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 18.5 Mar/21
Inflation Rate (%) 0.47 Mar/21
Interest Rate (%) 0.75 Apr/21
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -201 Mar/21
Current Account (USD Million) -778 Dec/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -2.4 Dec/20
Government Debt to GDP (%) 79.26 Dec/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.4 Dec/20
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15 Dec/20
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 271478 May/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 3430 May/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 216191 May/21
Hospital Beds (per 1000 people ) 1.13 Dec/17

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 4 Dec/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -3.7 Dec/20
GDP (USD Billion) 61.77 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (CRC Million) 8864119 Dec/20
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (CRC Million) 1447166 Dec/20
GDP per capita (USD) 10047 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 19642 Dec/19
GDP From Agriculture (CRC Million) 388377 Dec/20
GDP From Construction (CRC Million) 315607 Dec/20
GDP From Manufacturing (CRC Million) 1196458 Dec/20
GDP From Mining (CRC Million) 23678 Dec/20
GDP From Public Administration (CRC Million) 370482 Dec/20
GDP From Services (CRC Million) 713205 Dec/20
GDP From Transport (CRC Million) 299780 Dec/20
GDP From Utilities (CRC Million) 210041 Dec/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 18.5 Mar/21
Unemployed Persons 457999 Mar/21
Minimum Wages (points) 5399 Mar/21
Population (Million) 5.16 Dec/20
Employed Persons 1992354 Mar/21
Employment Rate (%) 49.44 Mar/21
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 60.8 Dec/20
Wages (CRC/Month) 680532 Feb/21

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 0.47 Mar/21
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 99.95 Mar/21
Producer Prices (points) 122 Mar/21
Core Consumer Prices (points) 107 Dec/20
Core Inflation Rate (%) 1.04 Dec/20
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 99.43 Mar/21
CPI Transportation (points) 105 Mar/21
Food Inflation (%) 0.47 Mar/21
Inflation Expectations (%) 2.9 Sep/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.03 Mar/21

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate (doses per 100 people) 21.47 May/21
Coronavirus Vaccination Total (doses) 1093931 May/21
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 271478 May/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 3430 May/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 216191 May/21
Hospital Beds (per 1000 people ) 1.13 Dec/17

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0.75 Apr/21
Money Supply M2 (CRC Million) 12873559 Apr/21
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 7058 Apr/21
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 2.58 Dec/20

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -201 Mar/21
Current Account (USD Million) -778 Dec/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -2.4 Dec/20
Exports (USD Million) 1258 Mar/21
Imports (USD Million) 1459 Mar/21
External Debt (USD Million) 31823 Dec/20
Capital Flows (USD Million) 467 Dec/20
Remittances (USD Million) 134 Dec/20
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 0 Dec/20
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 611 Dec/20
Terrorism Index 1.07 Dec/19

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 79.26 Dec/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.4 Dec/20
Government Budget Value (CRC Million) -451174 Feb/21
Government Spending (CRC Million) 1524899 Dec/20
Government Revenues (CRC Million) 912393 Feb/21
Fiscal Expenditure (CRC Million) 1363567 Feb/21
Credit Rating 31 May/21

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate (%) 13 Dec/20
Social Security Rate (%) 36.67 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 26.33 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 10.34 Dec/20

Business Last Reference
Industrial Production (%) -4.7 Feb/21
Manufacturing Production (%) 2.4 Feb/21
Changes in Inventories (CRC Million) 109899 Dec/20
Leading Economic Index (%) -4.7 Feb/21
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) 57 Dec/20
Corruption Rank 42 Dec/20
Ease of Doing Business 74 Dec/19
Industrial Production Mom (%) -0.3 Feb/21
Mining Production (%) 1.1 Feb/21

Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending (CRC Million) 5665058 Dec/20
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.12 Apr/21

Housing Last Reference
Construction Output (%) -8.1 Feb/21


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