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Tuesday July 16 2019
Panama Cpi Housing Utilities at 101.11 Index Points  
Cpi Housing Utilities in Panama decreased to 101.11 Index Points in June from 101.26 Index Points in May of 2019.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Panama CPI Transportation at 104.49 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Panama decreased to 104.49 Index Points in June of 2019 from 106.33 Index Points in May of 2019.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Panama Food Inflation at 0.80 percent  
Cost of food in Panama increased 0.80 percent in June of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Panama Consumer Price Index Cpi at 104.90 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index Cpi in Panama decreased to 104.90 Index Points in June from 105.30 Index Points in May of 2019.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Panama Inflation Rate MoM at -0.30 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Panama decreased 0.30 percent in June of 2019 over the previous month.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Panama Inflation Rate at -0.50 percent  
Consumer prices in Panama fell 0.5 percent year-om-year in June 2019, following a flat reading in the previous month. Prices declined further for transport (-3.6 percent vs -0.7 percent in May); housing & utilities (-0.7 percent vs -0.5 percent); recreation & culture (-0.8 percent vs -0.7 percent); household furniture & appliances (-0.4 percent vs -0.3 percent); and communications (-1.6 percent vs -0.8 percent). also, cost of clothing continued to fall (-1.0 percent, the same as in May) and prices of restaurants & hotels slowed (1.2 percent vs 1.3 percent). On the other hand, cost of food & beverages rose to 0.8 percent from 0.7 percent and inflation was steady for liquor & tobacco (at 1.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices dropped 0.3 percent, after a 0.1 percent gain in the prior month.
Sunday July 14 2019
Panama - Credit Rating at 60.00  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Panama stands at BBB+ with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Panama was last set at Baa1 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Panama was last reported at BBB with stable outlook.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Panama Unemployment Rate at 6.00 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Panama decreased to 6 percent in 2018 from 6.10 percent in 2017.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Panama Average Monthly Wages at 1422.00 PAB/Month  
Wages in Panama increased to 1422 PAB/Month in 2018 from 1359 PAB/Month in 2017.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Panama Population at 4.16 Million  
The total population in Panama was estimated at 4.2 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures.
Monday July 08 2019
Panama GDP per capita PPP at 22674.40 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Panama was last recorded at 22674.40 US dollars in 2018, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Panama, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 128 percent of the world's average.
Saturday July 06 2019
Panama Car Registrations at 1362.00 Units  
Car Registrations in Panama decreased to 1362 Units in May from 1452 Units in April of 2019.
Wednesday July 03 2019
Panama Foreign Direct Investment - Inflows at 1648.30 USD Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Panama increased by 1648.30 USD Million in the first quarter of 2019.
Wednesday July 03 2019
Panama GDP per capita at 11723.93 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Panama was last recorded at 11723.93 US dollars in 2018. The GDP per Capita in Panama is equivalent to 93 percent of the world's average.
Tuesday July 02 2019
Panama GDP at 65.06 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Panama was worth 65.06 billion US dollars in 2018. The GDP value of Panama represents 0.10 percent of the world economy.
Saturday June 29 2019
Panama Gasoline Prices at 0.77 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Panama decreased to 0.77 USD/Liter in June from 0.83 USD/Liter in May of 2019.
Wednesday June 26 2019
Panama Sales Tax Rate - VAT at 7.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Panama stands at 7 percent.
Saturday June 22 2019
Panama Capital Flows at -1495.40 PAB Million  
Panama recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 1495.40 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019.
Saturday June 22 2019
Panama Current Account at -1291.57 PAB Million  
Panama recorded a Current Account deficit of 1291.57 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019.
Friday June 21 2019
Panama Economic Activity Index YoY Change at 2.94 percent  
The economy of Panama advanced 2.94 percent year-on-year in March 2019, edging down from a 2.96 percent expansion in the previous month. Growth was mainly boosted by transport and communications, mostly in Panama Canal; utilities driven by thermal energy and natural gas; public administration and financial intermediation.
Friday June 21 2019
Panama Exports at 68424.03 PAB Thousand  
Exports from Panama rose 5.9 percent year-on-year to PAB 68.4 million in April 2019, driven by higher sales of bananas (44.3 percent); coffee (53.6 percent); meat (2.1 percent); waste steel, copper & aluminium (39.2 percent); and wood (18.9 percent).
Friday June 21 2019
Panama Imports at 1160800.40 PAB Thousand  
Imports to Panama increased 10.1 percent year-on-year to PAB 1160.8 million in April 2019, boosted by higher purchases of consumption goods (12.1 percent), namely non-durable (12.6 percent), and fuels & lubricants (24.6 percent); intermediate (3 percent), of which raw materials and intermediate products for agriculture (10.6 percent) and construction materials (24.5 percent). Also, imports of capital goods advanced (12.8 percent), in particular transport & communications (52.1 percent) and other capital goods (33.4 percent).
Friday June 21 2019
Panama Balance of Trade at -1092376.36 PAB Thousand  
Panama’s trade deficit widened to PAB 1092.4 million in April 2019 from PAB 989.5 million in the same month of the previous year. Imports increased 10.1 percent year-on-year to PAB 1160.8 million, boosted by higher purchases of consumption goods (12.1 percent), namely non-durable (12.6 percent), and fuels & lubricants (24.6 percent); intermediate (3 percent), of which raw materials and intermediate products for agriculture (10.6 percent) and construction materials (24.5 percent). Also, imports of capital goods advanced (12.8 percent), in particular transport & communications (52.1 percent) and other capital goods (33.4 percent). Exports rose 5.9 percent to PAB 68.4 million, driven by higher sales of bananas (44.3 percent); coffee (53.6 percent); meat (2.1 percent); waste steel, copper & aluminium (39.2 percent); and wood (18.9 percent).
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama Industrial Production at -3.90 percent  
Industrial Production in Panama decreased 3.90 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP From Transport at 1452.03 PAB Million  
GDP From Transport in Panama increased to 1452.03 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 1432.10 PAB Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP From Utilities at 421.88 PAB Million  
GDP From Utilities in Panama increased to 421.88 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 419.34 PAB Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP From Construction at 1747.84 PAB Million  
GDP From Construction in Panama increased to 1747.84 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 1624.33 PAB Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP From Manufacturing at 542.59 PAB Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Panama increased to 542.59 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 523.31 PAB Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP From Mining at 183.38 PAB Million  
GDP From Mining in Panama decreased to 183.38 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 211.12 PAB Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP Constant Prices at 10598.84 PAB Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Panama decreased to 10598.84 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 10750.95 PAB Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP From Agriculture at 182.66 PAB Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Panama decreased to 182.66 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 194.83 PAB Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama GDP Annual Growth Rate at 3.10 percent  
Panama’s economy advanced 3.1 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2019, easing from a 4 percent expansion in the previous period. Output growth slowed in financial services (4.7 percent from 5.6 percent in Q4 2018); social services & private health (2.7 percent from 9.4 percent); education (0.9 percent from 6.1 percent); construction (4.5 percent from 6.5 percent); mining (4.5 percent from 6.5 percent); and transport & communications (4.3 percent from 5.7 percent). Also, manufacturing activity continued to contract (-0.9 percent, the same as in Q4) and fishing shrank further (-39.9 percent from -27.4 percent). Meanwhile, output went up at a faster pace in agriculture (2.4 percent from 0.4 percent); trade (1.9 percent from 1.8 percent); real estate (2.8 percent from 1.9 percent); and utilities (5.6 percent from 2.3 percent).
Tuesday June 18 2019
Panama Social Security Rate For Employees at 9.75 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Panama stands at 9.75 percent.
Tuesday May 14 2019
Panama Government Budget at -2.80 percent of GDP  
Panama recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 2.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Tuesday May 14 2019
Panama Government Debt to GDP at 39.48 percent  
Panama recorded a government debt equivalent to 39.48 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Monday April 15 2019
Panama Current Account to GDP at -8.50 percent  
Panama recorded a Current Account deficit of 8.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Monday February 11 2019
Panama Terrorism Index at 0.08  
Terrorism Index in Panama decreased to 0.08 in 2017 from 0.15 in 2016.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Panama Corruption Index at 37.00 Points  
Panama scored 37 points out of 100 on the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Panama Corruption Rank at 93.00  
Panama is the 93 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday January 15 2019
Panama Interest Rate at 1.36 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Panama was last recorded at 1.36 percent.
Monday November 05 2018
Ease of Doing Business in Panama at 79.00  
Panama is ranked 79 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Panama remained unchanged at 79 in 2018 from 79 in 2017.
Thursday October 18 2018
Panama Competitiveness Rank at 64.00  
Panama is the 64 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Thursday October 18 2018
Panama Competitiveness Index at 61.03 Points  
Panama scored 61.03 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Tuesday October 02 2018
Panama Remittances at 443.70 USD Million  
Remittances in Panama increased to 443.70 USD Million in 2017 from 426.10 USD Million in 2016.
Friday July 13 2018
Panama Social Security Rate at 22.25 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Panama stands at 22.25 percent.
Friday July 13 2018
Panama Social Security Rate For Companies at 12.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Panama stands at 12.50 percent.
Monday May 28 2018
Deposit Interest Rate in Panama at 2.16 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Panama increased to 2.16 percent in 2017 from 2.12 percent in 2016.
Monday February 12 2018
Panama Personal Income Tax Rate at 25.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Panama stands at 25 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Panama Corporate Tax Rate at 25.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Panama stands at 25 percent.
Thursday January 18 2018
Panama Average Precipitation at 123.63 mm  
Precipitation in Panama decreased to 123.63 mm in December from 271.48 mm in November of 2015.
Thursday January 18 2018
Panama Average Temperature at 25.61 celsius  
Temperature in Panama increased to 25.61 celsius in December from 25.55 celsius in November of 2015.
Friday October 27 2017
Panama Internet Speed at 5900.46 KBps  
Internet Speed in Panama increased to 5900.46 KBps in the first quarter of 2017 from 5672.43 KBps in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Panama IP Addresses at 463691.00 IP  
IP Addresses in Panama increased to 463691 IP in the first quarter of 2017 from 439307 IP in the fourth quarter of 2016.
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