Indicators of economy in Costa Rica

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2017 was at about 10.538 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Costa Rica reached 11.677 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 11.120 US Dollar per capita.

Inflation in Costa Rica was in 2017 at around 1.63%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.58\%.

Compared to Germany, the prices for convenience goods are approximately 23.80\% lower.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 59 and is compared to other countries moderate.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2018

Unemployment rates Costa Rica

Economic performance 2017

 Costa Rica
Total
Costa Rica
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP57.29 bn USD11,677.27 USD17,281.87 tn USD33,723.27 USD
Gross national product54.54 bn USD11,116.54 USD16,800.74 tn USD32,784.42 USD


Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2017

GDP Costa Rica

Development of inflation
Corruption in Costa Rica
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2017

 Costa Rica
Total
Costa Rica
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports19.94 bn USD4,063.86 USD7,949.35 bn USD15,512.10 USD
Imports18.99 bn USD3,871.16 USD7,297.87 bn USD14,240.82 USD


Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 1979 - 2017


Exports
Imports