Non-performing loans reached 447 CRC bil in 2017 in Costa Rica, according to the National Central Bank. This is 42.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in Costa Rica reached an all time high of 447 CRC bil in 2017 and an all time low of 129 CRC bil in 2008. When compared to Costa Rica's main peers, non-performing loans in Guatemala amounted to 4.00 GTQ bil, 7.32 HNL bil in Honduras and 2.02 PAB bil in Panama in 2017.
Costa Rica has been ranked 15th within the group of 90 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.