Monday 26 September 2022

Costa Rica Annual Inflation to March 2016 -1.09%

Paying the bills

Latest

IMN forecasts “extreme” rains in the coming weeks

QCOSTARICA - The national weather service, the Instituto Meteorológico...

Cambronero to be closed for at least three months

QCOSTARICA - This Sunday, the Minister of the MOPT,...

You can see it coming …

QCOSTARICA (OPINION) Unlike the wall of debris and water...

Former UCLA basketball player Jalen Hill’s death investigation continues in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Some of the details surrounding the death...

Costa Rica goal is 2 million tourists for 2022

QCOSTARICA - Although it is difficult to accurately estimate...

Basic Passive Rate rises again and upward trend will continue in the coming weeks

QCOSTARICA - Have you seen an increase in your...

Possible formation of a tropical storm would affect Costa Rica with more rains this weekend

QCOSTARICA - Faced with the possibility that tropical wave...

Dollar Exchange

¢634.43 Buy

¢640.39 Sell

24 September 2022 - At The Banks - BCCR

Paying the bills

Share

canasta_basica-pobreza-INEC_LNCIMA20150813_0079_27QCOSTARICA – Following the trend of the last five months, in March the Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell by 0.91%, putting annual inflation at -1.09%, and inflation accumulated so far this year at -0.26%.

The groups with the greatest contribution to the CPI in March 2016 were: ttransport, food and non-alcoholic beverages.

In March 2016, of the 315 goods and services included in the consumer basket, 47% had price reductions, 44% increased in price and 9% had no change.

- Advertisement -

When analyzing the percentage changes of the twelve groups that comprise the CPI, it can be seen that the transport group is having a major effect on the variation of the general index.

In the last five years (2012 to 2016) the highest cumulative percentage change from January to March each year was in 2013, with 2.46%.

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Avatar photo
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

New rise in interest raises impacts homes and businesses

QCOSTARICA (La Nacion) Since last December, the Central Bank began to...

Historical inflation and rise in interest rates would increase delinquency

QCOSTARICA - The increase in interest rates, as well as the...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.