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CPI Costa Rica March of 2017

Costa Rica: CPI goes up in March of 2017

The annual variation rate of the CPI in Costa Rica in March of 2017 was 1.6%, 5 tenths higher than the month before.The monthly variation rate of the CPI (Consumer Price Index) has been -0.4%, and thus the accumulated inflation in 2017 is 0.6%

We must highlight the increase of 0.7% in the prices of Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels, until its interannual rate reached 1.2%, which is in contrast to the decrease in the prices of Transport of -1.2%, and an interannual variation of 5%.

In this page we show you the progression of the CPI in Costa Rica. You can see the inflation in other countries in CPI and see all the information about Costa Rica in Costa Rica's economy

CPI Costa Rica March 2017
 InterannualAccum. from January: Monthly Change
< CPI 2017-02
CPI (overall index) [+]1.6%
0.6%
-0.4%
Clothing and footwear [+]-2.2%
-0.3%
0.1%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]1.2%
-1.3%
0.7%
Health [+]3.8%
1.4%
0.3%
Transport [+]5.0%
1.9%
-1.2%
Communication [+]-2.3%
-2.6%
-0.1%
Recreation and culture [+]1.4%
0.1%
-0.4%
Restaurants and hotels [+]1.7%
0.4%
-0.0%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]0.9%
1.1%
-0.2%
Costa Rica: CPI annual
 2016  2015 
CPI (overall index) [+]0.8%
-0.8%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]-2.5%
0.6%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]3.7%
4.2%
Clothing and footwear [+]3.8%
-2.7%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]-0.5%
-4.3%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]1.1%
0.6%
Health [+]1.4%
3.1%
Transport [+]2.0%
-6.7%
Communication [+]-0.4%
-3.0%
Recreation and culture [+]
-0.4%
Education [+]
5.5%
Restaurants and hotels [+]
2.3%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]
0.6%