For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for Costa Rica from 1980 to 2024. The average value for Costa Rica during that period was 21.1 percent with a minumum of 17.91 percent in 1996 and a maximum of 28.01 percent in 1981.
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Definition: Expressed as a ratio of total investment in current local currency and GDP in current local currency. Investment or gross capital formation is measured by the total value of the gross fixed capital formation and changes in inventories and acquisitions less disposals of valuables for a unit or sector.