Price for a Pack of 20 Cigarettes in local currency rose 3.03% to CRC 1,700 in Costa Rica in 2016

Price for a Pack of 20 Cigarettes in local currency (CRC)
Tobacco | Costa Rica | December 27, 2018
$2.99
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Price for a pack of 20 cigarettes reached 1,700 CRC in 2016 in Costa Rica, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.03 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, price for a pack of 20 cigarettes in Costa Rica reached an all time high of 1,700 CRC in 2016 and an all time low of 750 CRC in 2008. When compared to Costa Rica's main peers, price for a pack of 20 cigarettes in Guatemala amounted to 16.5 GTQ, 44.0 HNL in Honduras, 50.0 NIO in Nicaragua and 4.25 PAB in Panama in 2016.

Costa Rica has been ranked 19th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of price for a pack of 20 cigarettes.

Price for a Pack of 20 Cigarettes (Local Currency) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Belize BZD 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00
Colombia COP 1,880 2,075 2,269 2,374 2,479
Costa Rica CRC 800 1,050 1,300 1,450 1,600
El Salvador SVC 1.75 1.85 1.95 1.98 2.00
Guatemala GTQ 13.6 13.8 14.0 15.0 16.0
Honduras HNL 27.0 30.2 33.4 34.7 36.0
Mexico MXN 30.0 35.0 40.0 42.5 45.0
Nicaragua NIO 28.0 28.0 28.0 33.5 39.0
Panama PAB 3.25 3.49 3.73 3.99 4.25
USA USD 5.72 5.90 6.07 6.15 6.23