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Panama  

  • Capital: Panama City
  • Population: 3,990,000
  • Surface Area: 75,420 km2
  • Currency: Balboas
  • Belongs to: IMF, OAS, UN, SICA

Panama, is a country located at Central America, it has an area of 75,420 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Panama, with a population of 3,990,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 53 people per km2.

The capital is Panama City and its currency is Balboas

Panama is holding the 80 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 18,215 millions of euros20,212 millions of dollars, ( 38.77% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 4,636 € euros per inhabitant5,144$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Panama was on February of 2017 and it was 1.9%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Panama, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.78 points in 2014, leaving it in 60th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Panama are business, you must know it's in the 70th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Panama, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Panama City: Monthly Rainfall
Panama Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]201546,987M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201552,132M.$
GDP per capita [+]201511,959€
GDP per capita [+]201513,268$
Debt [+]201518,215 M.€
Debt [+]201520,212 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201538.77%
Debt Per Capita [+]20154,636 €
Debt Per Capita [+]20155,144$
Deficit [+]2015-1,099 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-1,219 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-2.34%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201510,700.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201511,874.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2011813.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20111,132.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201113.02%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,044.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20142,716.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201414.63%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20150
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20150
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20010%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201522.78%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20152,723€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20153,022$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2011218€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2011304$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014563€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014747$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20150€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20150$
Moody's Rating [+]12/01/2015Baa2
S&P Rating [+]07/02/2012BBB
Fitch Rating [+]02/16/2017BBB
Corruption Index [+]201638
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201650º
Fragile States Index [+]201554.6
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201632º
Innovation Ranking [+]201668º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q34.4%
Unemployed [+]2016Q382 m.
NMW [+]2013366.1 $
NMW [+]2013277.4 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201549º
Markets
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]07/20/20171.88%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]February 20171.9%
Business
Doing Business [+]201770º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014155.93
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20107.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201425.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20169,088.5 M.€
Exports [+]201610,060.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201521.09%
Imports [+]201616,903.1 M.€
Imports [+]201618,710.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201538.96%
Trade balance [+]2016-7,814.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-8,650.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-17.87%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201653
Population [+]20163,990,000
Immigrant stock [+]2015184,710
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015557.4
% Immigrant [+]20154.70%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015411.5
Emigrant stock [+]2015142,706
% Emigrant [+]20153.63%
HDI [+]20140.780
Global Peace Ranking [+]201749º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201647º
Ranking [+]201520º
Birth Rate [+]201519.12‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.42
Crude death rate [+]20155.04‰
Life expectancy [+]201577.77
Number of homicides [+]2015447
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201511.4
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20152.61