Costa Rica: Savings, percent of GDP

(measure: percent; source: The World Bank)

Costa Rica: Savings as percent of GDP

: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Costa Rica from 1977 to 1990. The average value for Costa Rica during that period was 12.6 percent with a minumum of 8.29 percent in 1983 and a maximum of 16.72 percent in 1977. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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The savings in Costa Rica and other countries is calculated as the difference between income and consumption, expressed as percent of GDP.

Definition: Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers.