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 2019 was 66.02%, a 0.67% decline from 2018.
  • Costa Rica trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 66.69%, a 0.88% increase from 2017.
  • Costa Rica trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 65.81%, a 1.89% increase from 2016.
  • Costa Rica trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 63.93%, a 1.41% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Maldives 146.99%
North Macedonia 138.83%
Belarus 133.35%
Bulgaria 125.17%
Malaysia 123.00%
Libya 117.47%
Belize 115.71%
Serbia 112.08%
Thailand 110.39%
Grenada 110.20%
Dominica 108.72%
Montenegro 108.51%
Equatorial Guinea 107.38%
Nauru 99.21%
Lebanon 96.04%
Armenia 95.74%
Bosnia 95.26%
Mauritius 92.17%
Jamaica 89.03%
Samoa 88.86%
Tonga 87.61%
Jordan 86.34%
Azerbaijan 86.04%
Romania 84.56%
Namibia 83.48%
Mexico 77.92%
Iraq 77.35%
Albania 76.89%
Botswana 74.11%
Gabon 72.25%
Paraguay 69.16%
Costa Rica 66.02%
Kazakhstan 63.90%
Turkey 62.68%
South Africa 59.20%
Iran 56.17%
Algeria 52.03%
Dominican Republic 51.01%
Russia 49.07%
Peru 47.12%
Ecuador 46.74%
Guatemala 45.87%
Colombia 37.71%
China 35.68%
Brazil 28.98%
Costa Rica Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 66.02% -0.67%
2018 66.69% 0.88%
2017 65.81% 1.89%
2016 63.93% 1.41%
2015 62.52% -4.53%
2014 67.05% 1.43%
2013 65.62% -2.53%
2012 68.14% -1.31%
2011 69.45% 1.23%
2010 68.22% -1.96%
2009 70.18% -16.76%
2008 86.93% 0.02%
2007 86.91% -3.35%
2006 90.26% 0.63%
2005 89.64% 4.00%
2004 85.63% 1.94%
2003 83.69% 2.92%
2002 80.77% -0.40%
2001 81.17% -5.72%
2000 86.90% -1.01%
1999 87.90% -4.59%
1998 92.49% 4.44%
1997 88.05% 3.56%
1996 84.49% 4.27%
1995 80.23% 1.82%
1994 78.40% -1.33%
1993 79.73% 3.32%
1992 76.41% 4.70%
1991 71.71% -3.57%
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%