Costa Rica Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Costa Rica trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 59.54%, a 5.58% decline from 2019.
  • Costa Rica trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 65.12%, a 0.96% decline from 2018.
  • Costa Rica trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 66.08%, a 1.01% increase from 2017.
  • Costa Rica trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 65.07%, a 2.89% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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North Macedonia 129.06%
Belarus 120.68%
Malaysia 116.50%
Libya 114.06%
Bulgaria 110.57%
Belize 110.33%
Dominica 110.19%
Serbia 104.88%
Suriname 101.60%
Thailand 97.93%
Jamaica 89.97%
Equatorial Guinea 89.78%
Montenegro 86.28%
Bosnia 83.25%
Samoa 82.81%
Romania 78.98%
Mauritius 78.72%
Mexico 77.98%
Grenada 77.44%
Botswana 76.03%
Namibia 74.51%
Fiji 72.48%
Azerbaijan 72.16%
Lebanon 71.72%
Gabon 70.60%
Armenia 70.06%
Jordan 65.37%
Paraguay 65.27%
Albania 61.33%
Turkey 60.89%
Costa Rica 59.54%
South Africa 56.00%
Russia 46.08%
Algeria 45.23%
Dominican Republic 44.29%
Peru 43.44%
Ecuador 43.29%
Guatemala 41.84%
Iran 36.15%
China 34.51%
Colombia 33.65%
Brazil 32.35%
Costa Rica Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 59.54% -5.58%
2019 65.12% -0.96%
2018 66.08% 1.01%
2017 65.07% 2.89%
2016 62.18% 1.42%
2015 60.75% -4.44%
2014 65.19% 1.12%
2013 64.07% -2.98%
2012 67.05% -1.59%
2011 68.64% 1.13%
2010 67.51% -2.25%
2009 69.76% -16.64%
2008 86.40% -0.06%
2007 86.46% -3.36%
2006 89.81% 0.59%
2005 89.22% 3.97%
2004 85.26% 1.93%
2003 83.33% 2.91%
2002 80.41% -0.44%
2001 80.85% -5.67%
2000 86.52% -1.01%
1999 87.54% -4.50%
1998 92.04% 4.42%
1997 87.61% 3.56%
1996 84.06% 4.28%
1995 79.77% 1.78%
1994 78.00% -1.36%
1993 79.35% 3.26%
1992 76.10% 4.66%
1991 71.44% -3.85%
1990 75.29% 1.70%
1989 73.58% 3.75%
1988 69.84% 2.44%
1987 67.40% 5.56%
1986 61.84% -1.36%
1985 63.20% -5.15%
1984 68.35% -4.47%
1983 72.82% -14.43%
1982 87.25% -4.20%
1981 91.44% 28.15%
1980 63.30% -0.82%
1979 64.12% -0.10%
1978 64.21% -2.99%
1977 67.20% 3.38%
1976 63.82% -4.79%
1975 68.61% -12.65%
1974 81.26% 13.59%
1973 67.67% 0.84%
1972 66.83% 2.93%
1971 63.90% 1.49%
1970 62.41% 3.87%
1969 58.55% -1.67%
1968 60.22% 4.12%
1967 56.10% 0.55%
1966 55.55% -0.20%
1965 55.75% 2.76%
1964 52.99% 3.77%
1963 49.22% 0.44%
1962 48.77% 2.85%
1961 45.92% -1.34%
1960 47.26% -1.34%