Economy in Costa Rica

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Economy in Costa Rica


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GDP in Costa Rica


GDP, PPP

74 976 669 841 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 90 in the world of 194 (54,12%); 16 place in America 40 (62,50%)
22,78 % (4,56 % annual) ↘
min: 15 582 452 258; max: 74 976 669 841; max-min: 59 394 217 583 (79,22%); mid: 45 279 561 050;
29 697 108 792 (39,61%)

GDP

54 136 834 091 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 199 (61,81%); 15 place in America 38 (63,16%)
31,16 % (6,23 % annual) ↘
min: 479 180 824; max: 54 136 834 091; max-min: 53 657 653 267 (99,11%); mid: 27 308 007 458;
26 828 826 633 (49,56%)

GDP per capita, PPP

15 595 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 82 in the world of 194 (58,25%); 21 place in America 40 (50%)
18,32 % (3,66 % annual) ↘
min: 5 033; max: 15 595; max-min: 10 562 (67,73%); mid: 10 314;
5 281 (33,86%)

Reserves in Costa Rica


Total reserves

7 833 931 467 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 72 in the world of 184 (61,41%); 13 place in America 36 (66,67%)
40,93 % (8,19 % annual) ↘
min: 6 263 921; max: 7 833 931 467; max-min: 7 827 667 546 (99,92%); mid: 3 920 097 694;
3 913 833 773 (49,96%)

Total reserves

33,10 % of total external debt[?] (2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 117 (41,03%); 13 place in America 24 (50%)
71,44 % (14,29 % annual) ↗
min: 4,17; max: 56,75; max-min: 52,58 (92,65%); mid: 30,46;
2,64 (7,98%)

Total reserves minus gold

7 833 906 739 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 184 (62,50%); 12 place in America 36 (69,44%)
40,93 % (8,19 % annual) ↘
min: 4 170 000; max: 7 833 906 739; max-min: 7 829 736 739 (99,95%); mid: 3 919 038 370;
3 914 868 370 (49,97%)

Gross savings

11,60 % of GDP[?] (1990)
(1995) (descending): 105 in the world of 146 (28,77%); 23 place in America 33 (33,33%)

GDP - composition in Costa Rica


Household consumption

62,30 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 114 in the world of 198 (42,93%); 33 place in America 44 (27,27%)

Government consumption

16,90 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 197 (51,27%); 19 place in America 43 (58,14%)

Investment in fixed capital

22,20 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 194 (50,52%); 18 place in America 43 (60,47%)

investment in inventories

0,500 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 71 in the world of 166 (57,83%); 13 place in America 37 (67,57%)

exports of goods and services

29,60 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 117 in the world of 196 (40,82%); 24 place in America 43 (46,51%)

imports of goods and services

-31,50 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 55 in the world of 195 (72,31%); 15 place in America 43 (67,44%)

GDP - composition by sector of origin in Costa Rica


agriculture

5,50 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 124 in the world of 219 (43,84%); 22 place in America 49 (57,14%)

industry

18,60 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 160 in the world of 221 (28,05%); 30 place in America 48 (39,58%)

services

75,90 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 42 in the world of 223 (81,61%); 19 place in America 48 (62,50%)

GDP growth in Costa Rica


GDP growth rate

3,75 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 72 in the world of 193 (63,21%); 10 place in America 37 (75,68%)
32,08 % (6,42 % annual) ↗
min: -7,29; max: 9,83; max-min: 17,12 (174,12%); mid: 1,27;
2,48 (66,07%)

GDP per capita growth

2,66 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 68 in the world of 193 (65,28%); 8 place in America 37 (81,08%)
36,42 % (7,28 % annual) ↗
min: -9,75; max: 6,67; max-min: 16,42 (246,28%); mid: -1,54;
4,21 (157,88%)

Costs in Costa Rica


Expense

26,81 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 76 in the world of 140 (46,43%); 16 place in America 24 (37,50%)
3,47 % (0,695 % annual) ↘
min: 15,06; max: 27,22; max-min: 12,16 (44,68%); mid: 21,14;
5,68 (21,17%)

Final consumption expenditure, etc.

87,58 % of GDP[?] (1990)
(1995) (ascending): 142 in the world of 177 (20,34%); 35 place in America 37 (8,11%)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows

0,862 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 105 in the world of 165 (36,97%); 22 place in America 32 (34,38%)
48,60 % (9,72 % annual) ↗
min: -0,626; max: 1,92; max-min: 2,55 (132,55%); mid: 0,648;
0,214 (24,78%)

Government expenditure on education, total

7,01 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 133 in the world of 147 (10,20%); 28 place in America 31 (12,90%)
2,85 % (0,570 % annual) ↘
min: 3,05; max: 7,35; max-min: 4,29 (58,43%); mid: 5,20;
1,81 (25,83%)

Research and development expenditure

0,561 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(ascending): 46 in the world of 110 (59,09%); 13 place in America 18 (33,33%)
14,04 % (2,81 % annual) ↘
min: 0,257; max: 0,570; max-min: 0,313 (54,88%); mid: 0,414;
0,147 (26,27%)

Health expenditure

9,31 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 153 in the world of 190 (20%); 29 place in America 35 (20%)
3,70 % (0,740 % annual) ↗
min: 6,35; max: 9,73; max-min: 3,38 (34,73%); mid: 8,04;
1,27 (13,67%)

Income in Costa Rica


Tax revenue

13,53 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 105 in the world of 142 (26,76%); 20 place in America 24 (20,83%)
3,24 % (0,648 % annual) ↘
min: 10,07; max: 15,33; max-min: 5,25 (34,27%); mid: 12,70;
0,826 (6,11%)

Trade

62,79 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 134 in the world of 187 (28,88%); 26 place in America 38 (34,21%)
8,65 % (1,73 % annual) ↗
min: 47,18; max: 92,49; max-min: 45,31 (48,99%); mid: 69,83;
-7,04 (-11,22%)

Trade in services

18,63 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 179 (46,37%); 16 place in America 34 (55,88%)
0,470 % (0,094 % annual) ↘
min: 9,94; max: 33,38; max-min: 23,44 (70,21%); mid: 21,66;
-3,03 (-16,27%)

Merchandise trade

46,41 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 124 in the world of 188 (34,57%); 19 place in America 36 (50%)
33,07 % (6,61 % annual) ↗
min: 38,36; max: 90,85; max-min: 52,49 (57,77%); mid: 64,61;
-18,19 (-39,20%)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows

5,56 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 54 in the world of 188 (71,81%); 15 place in America 35 (60%)
10,42 % (2,08 % annual) ↘
min: 1,08; max: 7,09; max-min: 6,01 (84,80%); mid: 4,08;
1,47 (26,52%)

Natural resources rents

1,26 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 105 in the world of 177 (41,24%); 19 place in America 33 (45,45%)
31,10 % (6,22 % annual) ↗
min: 0,939; max: 12,01; max-min: 11,07 (92,18%); mid: 6,47;
-5,22 (-415,44%)

Public debt

62,30 % GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 120 in the world of 178 (33,15%); 23 place in America 40 (45%)