Panama Real GDP Growth

2008 - 2022 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Panama Real GDP Growth

  • The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Panama expanded 13.6 % YoY in Mar 2022, following a growth of 16.3 % in the previous quarter.
  • Real GDP Growth YoY data in Panama is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2008 to Mar 2022, with an average rate of 5.4 %.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 40.0 % in Jun 2021 and a record low of -38.5 % in Jun 2020.
CEIC calculates Real GDP Growth from quarterly Real GDP. The National Institute of Statistics and Census provides Real GDP in local currency, at chain linked 2007 prices.


Related information about Panama Real GDP Growth

  • In the latest reports, Nominal GDP of Panama reached 17.6 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 3.5 % in Mar 2022.
  • Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 29.2 % in Dec 2020.
  • For Nominal GDP contributions, Investment accounted for 24.1 % in Dec 2020.
  • Public Consumption accounted for 16.9 % in Dec 2020.
  • Private Consumption accounted for 53.9 % in Dec 2020.

View Panama's Real GDP Growth from Mar 2008 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Panama Real GDP Growth

What was Panama's Real GDP Growth in Mar 2022?

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Panama expanded 13.6 % YoY in Mar 2022, following a growth of 16.3 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
13.6 Mar 2022 16.3 Dec 2021 -38.5 Jun 2020 40.0 Jun 2021 % quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 6.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Algeria (%) 3.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Argentina (%) 6.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Armenia (%) 8.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Australia (%) 3.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1960 - Mar 2022
Austria (%) 8.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1989 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 8.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Bahrain (%) 5.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Bangladesh (%) 7.2 2022 yearly 2007 - 2022
Belarus (%) 1.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Belgium (%) 4.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Bolivia (%) 0.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 7.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Botswana (%) 7.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Brazil (%) 1.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
Brunei (%) -1.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Bulgaria (%) 4.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Cambodia (%) 3.0 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Canada (%) 2.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1962 - Mar 2022
Chile (%) 6.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1987 - Mar 2022
China (%) 4.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Colombia (%) 8.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Croatia (%) 7.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (%) 5.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (%) 4.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Denmark (%) 6.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (%) 4.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Egypt (%) 5.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2022
Estonia (%) 4.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
European Union (%) 5.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Finland (%) 3.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2022
France (%) 4.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1950 - Mar 2022
Georgia (%) 14.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Germany (%) 3.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Ghana (%) 0.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2006 - Mar 2022
Greece (%) 7.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) -4.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) 8.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Iceland (%) 7.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
India (%) 4.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2005 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (%) 5.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Iran (%) 7.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1989 - Dec 2021
Ireland (%) 10.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Israel (%) 8.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Italy (%) 6.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Mar 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 6.5 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Japan (%) 0.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1956 - Mar 2022
Jordan (%) 2.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 6.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
Kenya (%) 10.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
South Korea (%) 3.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1961 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (%) 4.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (%) 4.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 4.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Laos (%) 3.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Latvia (%) 6.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Lebanon (%) -1.9 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Lithuania (%) 4.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1995 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) 4.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Macau SAR, China (%) -8.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
North Macedonia (%) 2.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Malawi (%) 4.0 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Malaysia (%) 5.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Malta (%) 7.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (%) 6.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Mexico (%) 1.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2022
Moldova (%) 1.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (%) -3.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) 7.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Morocco (%) 6.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Mozambique (%) 2.0 Dec 2018 quarterly Jun 2007 - Dec 2018
Myanmar (%) -5.9 2021 yearly 2011 - 2021
Nepal (%) -6.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Netherlands (%) 6.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (%) 0.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1983 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (%) 3.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Norway (%) 3.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1979 - Mar 2022
Oman (%) -3.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 6.2 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) -3.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2022
Panama (%) 13.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Paraguay (%) -2.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Peru (%) 3.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2022
Philippines (%) 8.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Poland (%) 9.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Portugal (%) 1.8 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2019
Qatar (%) 2.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Romania (%) 6.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Russia (%) 3.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Saudi Arabia (%) 9.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Serbia (%) 4.5 Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2019
Singapore (%) 3.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2022
Slovakia (%) 3.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (%) 9.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
South Africa (%) 2.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1961 - Mar 2022
Spain (%) 6.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Sri Lanka (%) -1.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Sudan (%) -1.6 2020 yearly 1983 - 2020
Sweden (%) 3.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (%) 4.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1966 - Mar 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -3,522.800 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 379.016 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 42,891.2 May 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - May 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 64.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PAB bn) 22.756 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PAB bn) 50.211 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (PAB bn) 21.252 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax: Direct: Total (PAB th) 202,123.571 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2022
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue (PAB th) 476,504.593 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2022
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax (PAB th) 379,015.892 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2022
Central Government Operations: Total Expenditure (PAB th) 14,206,764.625 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Central Government Operations: Total Revenue (PAB th) 14,209,596.569 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
CGO: Expenditure: Current (USD mn) 8,921.000 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
CGO: Expenditure: Capital (USD mn) 2,877.800 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
CGO: Overall Balance, Accrual Basis (USD mn) -4,007.800 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Public Debt: Domestic (USD mn) 7,653.724 May 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - May 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.996 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -922.7 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Apr 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 275.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -1.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,458.607 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,154,109.705 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 151,842.182 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,198.2 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 35.1 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 608,952.511 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 146,042.475 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 21.562 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 402.407 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1967 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 370.063 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 203.275 Mar 2022 monthly Mar 1989 - Mar 2022
Exports: FOB: Prawn (PAB th) 2,217.553 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Exports: FOB: Banana (PAB th) 12,084.975 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Exports: FOB: Seafood Products (PAB th) 4,045.981 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2022
Exports: FOB (PAB th) 275,544.253 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: South Korea (PAB th) 136,247.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: Mexico (PAB th) 20,957.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: USA (PAB th) 105,749.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan (PAB th) 19,716.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: China (PAB th) 370,063.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
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: America: NAFTA: USA (PAB th) 2,070,087.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Imports: CIF: America: LAIA: MERCOSUR: Brazil (PAB th) 123,450.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan (PAB th) 35,242.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: China (PAB th) 851,030.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Imports: CIF: Asia: ASEAN: Thailand (PAB th) 68,032.000 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 27.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -650.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 697.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -31.873 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -31.873 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 35,237.5 May 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - May 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 196.8 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 34,953.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2014 - Jun 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 65.3 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.741 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -66,638.781 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (PAB mn) -33.408 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payment (BoP): Current Account (CA) (PAB mn) -650.733 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (PAB mn) 3,362.215 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: Capital Account (PAB mn) 1.078 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (PAB mn) 670.116 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods (PAB mn) -1,794.516 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (PAB mn) -1,264.051 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (PAB mn) 1.078 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (PAB mn) -917.845 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Services (PAB mn) 2,098.163 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Debit (PAB mn) -1,318.890 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (PAB mn) 1,085.360 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit (PAB mn) 4,317.332 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Income (PAB mn) -1,065.612 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (PAB mn) 0.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (PAB mn) -31.873 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit (PAB mn) -6,111.848 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Credit (PAB mn) 253.278 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: Financing: Reserve Assets (PAB mn) -430.365 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 83,221.854 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 149,860.635 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -66,638.781 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (PAB mn) 697.314 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.8 May 2022 monthly Dec 2008 - May 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 44.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 1,718.583 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 9,438.227 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 37,994.108 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) -17.8 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2003 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 7,651.6 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1969 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 12.674 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2021 monthly Sep 1969 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 98,205.099 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - Apr 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 3.3 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Apr 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 56,012.5 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Apr 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 3.4 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 29,282.7 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Apr 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 81,023.786 May 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - May 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 10.14 May 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - May 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 80.20 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: M3 (PAB mn) 37,994.108 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Mar 2022
LC: National Banking System: Private Sector: Mortgage (PAB mn) 19,125.663 May 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - May 2022

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