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CPI Costa Rica May of 2019

Costa Ricans CPI increased up to 2.3% year-on-year in May of 2019

The annual variation rate of the CPI in Costa Rica in May of 2019 was 2.3%, 2 tenths higher than the month before.The monthly variation rate of the CPI (Consumer Price Index) has been 0.1%, and thus the accumulated inflation in 2019 is 0.7%

We must highlight the increase of 1.3% in the prices of Transport, until its interannual rate reached 5%, which is in contrast to the decrease in the prices of Recreation and culture of -1.3%, and an interannual variation of 2.6%.

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 (overall index) Costa Rica May 2019
 InterannualAccum. since JanuaryMonthly variation
CPI (overall index) [+]2.3%
0.7%
0.1%
Clothing and footwear [+]-2.1%
-0.3%
-0.4%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]3.3%
2.6%
-0.1%
Health [+]3.7%
1.8%
0.2%
Transport [+]5.0%
1.1%
1.3%
Communication [+]0.4%
-0.5%
-0.2%
Recreation and culture [+]2.6%
-0.7%
-1.3%
Restaurants and hotels [+]1.8%
0.7%
-0.5%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]1.9%
0.5%
-0.1%
< CPI (overall index) 2019-04
Costa Rica: CPI (overall index) annual
 2018  2017 
CPI (overall index) [+]2.0%
2.6%
Clothing and footwear [+]-3.6%
-1.9%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]1.5%
3.2%
Health [+]3.0%
4.3%
Transport [+]6.2%
5.9%
Communication [+]-0.5%
-3.2%
Recreation and culture [+]2.6%
1.4%
Restaurants and hotels [+]1.5%
1.2%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]1.5%
1.7%