Panama External Debt: % of GDP

2014 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Panama External Debt accounted for 156.8 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 152.3 % in the previous year. Panama External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2014 to Dec 2019. The data reached an all-time high of 160.8 % in Dec 2015 and a record low of 147.6 % in Dec 2017. CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. World Bank provides External Debt in USD. The National Institute of Statistics and Census provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on benchmark year 2007. The International Monetary Fund average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Panama, Current Account recorded a surplus of 2.2 USD mn in Jun 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 301.5 USD mn in Jun 2020. Panama Direct Investment Abroad fell by 36.2 USD mn in Jun 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 2.5 USD bn in Jun 2020. The country's External Debt reached 28,984.2 in Oct 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 9.4 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Panama External Debt: % of GDP

What was Panama's External Debt: % of GDP in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
156.8 2019 152.3 2018 147.6 2017 160.8 2015 % yearly 2014 - 2019

External Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 60.4 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Algeria (%) 2.3 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Argentina (%) 62.6 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Armenia (%) 90.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Australia (%) 123.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Austria (%) 153.7 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Azerbaijan (%) 21.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2020
Belarus (%) 65.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2020
Belgium (%) 242.7 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Bolivia (%) 33.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.1 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,100.700 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 252.327 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 6.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 36,107.2 Sep 2020 monthly Jul 2004 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 55.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PAB bn) 18.113 2025 yearly 1994 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PAB bn) 45.294 2025 yearly 1994 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (PAB bn) 16.898 2025 yearly 1994 - 2025
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue (PAB th) 365,967.453 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax (PAB th) 259,802.110 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax: Direct: Total (PAB th) 113,047.605 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Central Government Operations: Total Revenue (PAB th) 12,335,110.903 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Central Government Operations: Total Expenditure (PAB th) 12,066,796.092 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
CGO: Expenditure: Current (USD mn) 7,406.300 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
CGO: Expenditure: Capital (USD mn) 3,521.800 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
CGO: Overall Balance, Accrual Basis (USD mn) -2,504.800 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019

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