Costa Rica: Inflation stabilizes in November
December 8, 2016
Consumer prices were flat in November, after dropping 0.12% in October. According to the Statistical Institute, the result reflected higher prices in several categories, especially the food and non-alcoholic beverages category, which offset lower prices in transport.
Inflation remained stable at October’s 0.6% in November. Moreover, the annual average variation in consumer prices recorded a slight increase in November, inching up from a 0.3% drop in October to a 0.2% decrease.
Author: Andrea Vetrugno, Economist