Panama Forecast: Current Account Balance

1980 - 2024 | Yearly | USD bn | International Monetary Fund

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Panama’s Current Account Balance is forecasted to be -3.856 USD bn in Dec 2020 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records a decrease from the last reported number of -4.180 USD bn in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Panama’s Current Account Balance is projected to stand at -5.413 USD bn in Dec 2024. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: BPM6: Current Account: USD.

What is Panama's Forecast: Current Account Balance in 2024?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-5.413

USD bn 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024

-4.925

USD bn 2023 yearly 1980 - 2024

-6.677

2014

0.721

1988

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 28 Apr 2020

Forecast: Current Account Balance by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (USD bn)

-0.401

2024

yearly

2002 - 2024

Albania (USD bn)

-1.401

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Algeria (USD bn)

-12.379

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Angola (USD bn)

-0.982

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Antigua and Barbuda (USD bn)

-0.099

2024

yearly

2014 - 2024

Argentina (USD bn)

-9.324

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Armenia (USD bn)

-1.053

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Australia (USD bn)

-32.099

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Austria (USD bn)

10.247

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Azerbaijan (USD bn)

4.325

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Bahamas (USD bn)

-0.815

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bahrain (USD bn)

-1.912

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bangladesh (USD bn)

-9.781

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Barbados (USD bn)

-0.159

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Belarus (USD bn)

-1.887

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Belgium (USD bn)

-7.989

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Belize (USD bn)

-0.111

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Benin (USD bn)

-1.120

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bhutan (USD bn)

0.264

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bolivia (USD bn)

-1.842

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD bn)

-1.240

2024

yearly

1998 - 2024

Botswana (USD bn)

0.685

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Brazil (USD bn)

-37.562

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Brunei (USD bn)

2.831

2024

yearly

1981 - 2024

Bulgaria (USD bn)

0.290

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Burkina Faso (USD bn)

-0.821

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Burundi (USD bn)

-0.409

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Cambodia (USD bn)

-3.514

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Cameroon (USD bn)

-1.714

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Canada (USD bn)

-36.361

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Cape Verde (USD bn)

-0.103

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Central African Republic (USD bn)

-0.173

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Chad (USD bn)

-0.964

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Chile (USD bn)

-6.716

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

China (USD bn)

82.670

2024

yearly

1997 - 2024

Colombia (USD bn)

-15.970

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Comoros (USD bn)

-0.071

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Congo, Republic of (USD bn)

-0.241

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Costa Rica (USD bn)

-2.622

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Croatia (USD bn)

-0.023

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Cyprus (USD bn)

-1.582

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Czech Republic (USD bn)

-2.099

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Congo, Democratic Republic of (USD bn)

-2.887

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Denmark (USD bn)

19.749

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Djibouti (USD bn)

0.121

2024

yearly

1991 - 2024

Dominica (USD bn)

-0.073

2024

yearly

2014 - 2024

Dominican Republic (USD bn)

-3.173

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ecuador (USD bn)

2.151

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Egypt (USD bn)

-11.144

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

El Salvador (USD bn)

-1.745

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Equatorial Guinea (USD bn)

-0.627

2024

yearly

1987 - 2024

Eritrea (USD bn)

0.085

2024

yearly

1993 - 2024

Estonia (USD bn)

-0.321

2024

yearly

1993 - 2024

Eswatini (USD bn)

0.237

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ethiopia (USD bn)

-5.690

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Fiji (USD bn)

-0.404

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Finland (USD bn)

1.253

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

France (USD bn)

-14.151

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Gabon (USD bn)

0.901

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Gambia (USD bn)

-0.282

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Georgia (USD bn)

-1.256

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Germany (USD bn)

270.314

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ghana (USD bn)

-1.815

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Greece (USD bn)

-11.591

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Grenada (USD bn)

-0.141

2024

yearly

2014 - 2024

Guatemala (USD bn)

-1.176

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Guinea (USD bn)

-1.978

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Guinea-Bissau (USD bn)

-0.045

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Guyana (USD bn)

0.265

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Haiti (USD bn)

-0.267

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Honduras (USD bn)

-1.179

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Hong Kong SAR, China (USD bn)

18.782

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Hungary (USD bn)

-0.032

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Iceland (USD bn)

0.083

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

India (USD bn)

-116.210

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Indonesia (USD bn)

-39.636

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Iran (USD bn)

-20.502

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Iraq (USD bn)

-20.624

2024

yearly

2001 - 2024

Ireland (USD bn)

28.236

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Israel (USD bn)

12.926

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Italy (USD bn)

46.408

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ivory Coast (USD bn)

-2.115

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Jamaica (USD bn)

-0.607

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Japan (USD bn)

228.629

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Jordan (USD bn)

-3.445

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kazakhstan (USD bn)

-2.334

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Kenya (USD bn)

-7.394

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kiribati (USD bn)

-0.010

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

South Korea (USD bn)

58.114

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kosovo (USD bn)

-0.784

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Kuwait (USD bn)

5.274

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kyrgyzstan (USD bn)

-1.019

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Laos (USD bn)

-3.234

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Latvia (USD bn)

-1.566

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Lebanon (USD bn)

-16.889

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Lesotho (USD bn)

-0.193

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Liberia (USD bn)

-0.548

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Libya (USD bn)

-3.053

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Lithuania (USD bn)

-0.524

2024

yearly

1993 - 2024

Luxembourg (USD bn)

3.959

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Macau SAR, China (USD bn)

18.281

2024

yearly

2002 - 2024

North Macedonia (USD bn)

-0.345

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Madagascar (USD bn)

-0.753

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Malawi (USD bn)

-1.070

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Malaysia (USD bn)

4.689

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Maldives (USD bn)

-0.745

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Mali (USD bn)

-1.670

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Malta (USD bn)

1.237

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Marshall Islands (USD bn)

-0.001

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Mauritania (USD bn)

-0.574

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Mauritius (USD bn)

-0.939

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Mexico (USD bn)

-32.148

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Micronesia (USD bn)

-0.018

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Moldova (USD bn)

-1.049

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Mongolia (USD bn)

-1.691

2024

yearly

1991 - 2024

Montenegro (USD bn)

-0.673

2024

yearly

2001 - 2024

Morocco (USD bn)

-4.519

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Mozambique (USD bn)

-9.526

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Myanmar (USD bn)

-4.692

2024

yearly

1999 - 2024

Namibia (USD bn)

-0.831

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Nepal (USD bn)

-2.389

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Netherlands (USD bn)

93.670

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

New Zealand (USD bn)

-11.628

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Nicaragua (USD bn)

-0.132

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Niger (USD bn)

-1.839

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Nigeria (USD bn)

-1.395

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Norway (USD bn)

27.670

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Oman (USD bn)

-8.215

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Pakistan (USD bn)

-13.096

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Palau (USD bn)

-0.070

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Panama (USD bn)

-5.413

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Papua New Guinea (USD bn)

6.016

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Paraguay (USD bn)

1.022

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Peru (USD bn)

-5.368

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Philippines (USD bn)

-10.648

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Poland (USD bn)

-16.295

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Portugal (USD bn)

-4.391

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Qatar (USD bn)

7.573

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Romania (USD bn)

-15.148

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Russia (USD bn)

62.343

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Rwanda (USD bn)

-1.272

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Saint Kitts and Nevis (USD bn)

-0.172

2024

yearly

2014 - 2024

Saint Lucia (USD bn)

0.019

2024

yearly

2014 - 2024

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (USD bn)

-0.095

2024

yearly

2014 - 2024

Samoa (USD bn)

-0.013

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

San Marino (USD bn)

0.004

2024

yearly

2017 - 2024

Sao Tome and Principe (USD bn)

-0.041

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Saudi Arabia (USD bn)

-16.065

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Senegal (USD bn)

-1.307

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Serbia (USD bn)

-3.110

2024

yearly

1998 - 2024

Seychelles (USD bn)

-0.350

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sierra Leone (USD bn)

-0.440

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Singapore (USD bn)

66.027

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Slovakia (USD bn)

0.073

2024

yearly

1993 - 2024

Slovenia (USD bn)

0.989

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Solomon Islands (USD bn)

-0.137

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

South Africa (USD bn)

-20.548

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Spain (USD bn)

17.592

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sri Lanka (USD bn)

-2.613

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sudan (USD bn)

-3.885

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Suriname (USD bn)

-0.137

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sweden (USD bn)

16.370

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Switzerland (USD bn)

87.091

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Syria (USD bn)

-1.707

2010

yearly

1980 - 2010

Taiwan (USD bn)

59.948

2024

yearly

1984 - 2024

Tajikistan (USD bn)

-0.599

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Tanzania (USD bn)

-2.424

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Thailand (USD bn)

25.630

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Timor-Leste (USD bn)

-0.331

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Togo (USD bn)

-0.376

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Tonga (USD bn)

-0.072

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Trinidad and Tobago (USD bn)

0.645

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Tunisia (USD bn)

-2.564

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Turkey (USD bn)

-21.378

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Turkmenistan (USD bn)

-6.067

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Tuvalu (USD bn)

0.001

2024

yearly

2001 - 2024

Uganda (USD bn)

-0.792

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ukraine (USD bn)

-6.651

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

United Arab Emirates (USD bn)

25.085

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

United Kingdom (USD bn)

-115.444

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

United States (USD bn)

-586.545

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Uruguay (USD bn)

-1.358

2024

yearly

2012 - 2024

Uzbekistan (USD bn)

-4.745

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Vanuatu (USD bn)

-0.046

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Venezuela (USD bn)

2.075

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Vietnam (USD bn)

3.950

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Yemen (USD bn)

-0.233

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Zambia (USD bn)

-0.489

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Zimbabwe (USD bn)

-0.456

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Panama Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Construction and Properties
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

16,473.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

0.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

0.325

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

14,339.427

2016

yearly

1950 - 2016

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

-0.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

34,401.112

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

51.5

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

7,957.140

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

11.9

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Investment: % of GDP (%)

37.6

2019

yearly

1963 - 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

25,125.509

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Gross National Product (USD mn)

62,397.364

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%)

36.6

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

35,277.622

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

21,226.323

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

4.027

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

83.210

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

GDP: General Govt Consumption Expenditure (PAB mn)

7,957.140

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP: Exports of Goods & Services (PAB mn)

26,514.860

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP: Private Consumption Expenditure (PAB mn)

34,401.112

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (PAB mn)

25,125.509

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP: CL: 2007p: General Govt Consumption Expenditure (PAB mn)

4,966.757

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP: CL: 2007p: Imports of Goods & Services (PAB mn)

27,007.052

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP: CL: 2007p: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (PAB mn)

18,097.090

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP: Electricity, Gas and Water (PAB mn)

290.975

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: Wholesale and Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles, Motorcycles & Persona... (PAB mn)

2,840.021

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: Transport, Storage and Communications (PAB mn)

1,956.675

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: Real Estate, Renting and Business (PAB mn)

1,008.650

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: Net Taxes on Products for Grants (PAB mn)

490.457

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: Mining and Quarrying (PAB mn)

586.355

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: CL: 2007p: Construction (PAB mn)

1,634.641

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: CL: 2007p: Hotels and Restaurants (PAB mn)

239.850

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: CL: 2007p: Private Education (PAB mn)

125.180

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: CL: 2007p: Other Community, Social and Personal Service Activities (PAB mn)

149.294

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Chain Linked Volume (CL): 2007p (PAB mn)

10,634.333

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: CL: 2007p: Private Households with Domestic Service (PAB mn)

50.709

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: CL: 2007p: Fishing (PAB mn)

21.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

GDP: CL: 2007p: Manufacturing (PAB mn)

529.184

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-5.3

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2019

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

17,281.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

400.000

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Silver Production (Metric Ton)

2.000

2016

yearly

1993 - 2016

Industrial Production Index (IPI): Volume: Manufacturing (2001=100)

118.931

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2019

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
Building Permits (Unit)

95.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - May 2020

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)

407.846

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

6.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

National Government Debt (USD mn)

33,579.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2004 - Aug 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

39.4

2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

Forecast: Government Expenditure (PAB bn)

19.139

2024

yearly

1994 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (PAB bn)

38.646

2024

yearly

1994 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (PAB bn)

17.645

2024

yearly

1994 - 2024

Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue (PAB th)

239,577.273

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2020

Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax (PAB th)

171,025.563

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2020

Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax: Direct: Total (PAB th)

106,430.480

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 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

Public Debt: Domestic (USD mn)

6,799.224

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2004 - Aug 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

4.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

66.5

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Employed Persons (Person)

1,063,250.000

Aug 2017

monthly

Mar 2008 - Aug 2017

Unemployment Rate (%)

7.10

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Monthly Earnings (USD)

1,422

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

0.99

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

4.631

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

8.432

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Population: Estimate (Person)

4,218,808.000

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Population: Male (Person)

2,085,950.000

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Population: Female (Person)

2,072,833.000

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Labour Force (Person)

2,066,753.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Labour Force: Male (Person)

1,188,127.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Labour Force: Female (Person)

878,626.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Employment (Person)

1,920,642.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Employment: Male (Person)

1,118,961.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Employment: Female (Person)

801,681.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Employment: Manufacturing (Person)

144,786.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Employment: Construction (Person)

172,877.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Employment: Wholesale & Retail Trade & Motor Vehicle Repair (Person)

349,279.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Unemployment (Person)

146,111.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Unemployment: Male (Person)

69,166.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Unemployment: Female (Person)

76,945.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Average Monthly Earning (PAB)

1,422.029

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

1,112

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2020

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-71.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2020

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

7,851.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

39,049.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

-2.4

Apr 2020

monthly

Jul 1975 - Apr 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

-0.997

Apr 2020

monthly

Oct 2015 - Apr 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

-1.0

Feb 2020

quarterly

Feb 2018 - Feb 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

0.498

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Consumer Price Index: National Urban (2013=100)

102.704

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Apr 2020

CPI: National Urban: Food & Non Alcoholic Beverages (2013=100)

100.646

Apr 2020

monthly

Oct 2014 - Apr 2020

CPI: National Urban: Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco (2013=100)

110.617

Apr 2020

monthly

Oct 2014 - Apr 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-504.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jul 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

52.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-32.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

7,667.796

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

1,179,147.285

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

69,000.640

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

556.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-50.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

3.917

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

993,299.701

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

188,332.426

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

10.488

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

131.773

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1967 - May 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

30.644

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

31.689

May 2020

monthly

Mar 1989 - May 2020

Exports: FOB (PAB th)

52,641.306

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Exports: FOB: Banana (PAB th)

12,561.129

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Exports: FOB: Prawn (PAB th)

2,646.635

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Exports: FOB: Seafood Products (PAB th)

5,293.538

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: USA (PAB th)

112,882.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: Mexico (PAB th)

8,293.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: South Korea (PAB th)

49,411.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: China (PAB th)

30,644.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan (PAB th)

7,417.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Exports: FOB: Waste & Scrap of Steel, Copper & Aluminum (PAB th)

6,147.94

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2017 - Apr 2018

Exports: FOB: Raw Wood (PAB th)

7,428.13

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2017 - Apr 2018

Imports: CIF: Asia: ASEAN: Thailand (PAB th)

120,467.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: China (PAB th)

57,989.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan (PAB th)

195,501.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Imports: CIF: America: LAIA: MERCOSUR: Brazil (PAB th)

243,990.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Imports: CIF: America: NAFTA: USA (PAB th)

3,281,120.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

-35.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-26.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

1,128.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

6.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

0.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-6.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-1,070.749

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-1,070.749

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

26,780.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2004 - Aug 2020

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

156.5

2019

yearly

2014 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

36,828.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Dec 2019

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

55.1

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-5.413

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-66,453.570

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Income: Credit (PAB mn)

497.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Direct Investment (PAB mn)

1,163.631

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Balance of Payment (BoP): Current Account (CA) (PAB mn)

-26.393

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account (FA) (PAB mn)

-312.573

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Services (PAB mn)

2,204.018

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods (PAB mn)

-1,279.312

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Services: Credit (PAB mn)

3,328.986

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (PAB mn)

-1,070.749

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods: Debit (PAB mn)

-3,959.804

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Services: Debit (PAB mn)

-1,124.969

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financing: Reserve Assets (PAB mn)

917.269

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Income (PAB mn)

-975.150

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (PAB mn)

28.796

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Income: Debit (PAB mn)

-1,472.150

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods: Credit (PAB mn)

2,680.492

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account (PAB mn)

3.025

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Credit (PAB mn)

3.025

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Debit (PAB mn)

0.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn)

-66,453.570

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2020

IIP: Liabilities (USD mn)

138,708.318

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2020

IIP: Assets (USD mn)

72,254.748

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (PAB mn)

1,128.372

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

8,077.133

May 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

42,860.249

May 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2020

M2 Growth (%)

4.2

May 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - May 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

5,264.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 1969 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

3.730

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

10.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

0.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 1969 - Jun 2020

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

1,097.217

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2020

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

1.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

41.0

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Total Deposits (USD mn)

91,925.505

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

8.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

55,227.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

1.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

27,478.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

75,341.730

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Jul 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

-2.84

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jul 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

79.83

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Mar 2020

Money Supply: M1 (PAB mn)

8,077.133

May 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2020

Money Supply: M3 (PAB mn)

42,860.249

May 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2020

Money Supply: M2 (PAB mn)

42,860.249

May 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2020

LC: National Banking System: Private Sector: Mortgage (PAB mn)

17,943.210

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

16.5

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2019

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

4.750

Jun 2018

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Exchange Rate against USD (PAB/USD)

1.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1940 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Prime Rate (% pa)

4.75

May 2018

monthly

Dec 1999 - May 2018

Deposit Rate: Current Savings (% pa)

0.87

Jul 2018

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2018

Lending Rate: Consumer: Personal Loans (% pa)

8.700

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2020

Lending Rate: Local Banks: Mortgage: Reference (% pa)

5.750

Sep 2020

quarterly

Sep 1985 - Sep 2020

Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Interbank Reference Rate: 3 Months (% pa)

2.82

May 2018

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

134,964

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Feb 2020

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-17.3

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2020

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

5,615

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-17.7

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Passengers Arrival: Visitors (Person th)

166.789

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Feb 2020

Number of Hotel Rooms (Unit)

10,205.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2019

Hotel Room Occupancy Rate (%)

43.052

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2019

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (Dec2002=100)

368.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

25.2

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

16,841.000

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Panama Stock Exchange: Turnover Value: Total Market (PAB)

1,878,984,785.370

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Panama Stock Exchange: Turnover Value: Stock Market (USD)

11,144,095.580

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

677.356

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

6,872,400.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

56.570

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

741,269.000

2019

yearly

1978 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

5,599,005.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

17.456

2019

yearly

1978 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

131.852

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

974,691.030

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

250,287.080

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

84,335.164

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

854,878.258

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

441,610.213

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

149,021.628

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

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