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Costa Rica - Net energy imports as a share of energy use

49.8 (%) in 2014

In 2014, energy imports for Costa Rica was 49.8 %. Though Costa Rica energy imports fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1995 - 2014 period ending at 49.8 % in 2014.

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What is energy imports?

Net energy imports are estimated as energy use less production, both measured in oil equivalents. A negative value indicates that the country is a net exporter. Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.

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What is Costa Rica energy imports?

Date Value Change, %
2014 49.8 1.60 %
2013 49.0 2.37 %
2012 47.9 -0.58 %
2011 48.2 1.32 %
2010 47.6 -1.11 %
2009 48.1 -1.56 %
2008 48.9 -1.03 %
2007 49.4 3.07 %
2006 47.9 2.11 %
2005 46.9 -1.15 %
2004 47.5 -15.82 %
2003 56.4