Costa Rica: Savings as percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Costa Rica from 1977 to 2016. The average value for Costa Rica during that period was 13.81 percent with a minumum of 6.56 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 17.24 percent in 2007. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.