Panama GDP Annual Growth Rate 2010-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Panama expanded 6.30 percent in the second quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Panama averaged 9 Percent from 2010 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 12.20 Percent in the second quarter of 2011 and a record low of 5.80 Percent in the first quarter of 2014. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Panama is reported by the INCE, Panama.

   
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Panama GDP Annual Growth Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.30 5.80 12.20 5.80 2010 - 2014 percent Quarterly
Panama is one of the fastest growing countries in the Americas. Its economy is greatly influenced by the famous canal connecting Atlantic and Pacific Ocean and business-friendly regulations. As a result service sector with insurance, finance, legal industries and flagship registry accounts for 80 percent of GDP. However, in order to keep the current pace of growth the government needs to address the shortage of skilled workers, corruption and lack of judicial independence. This page provides - Panama GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Panama GDP Annual Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, November 23, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-03-11 03:00 PM
GDP Growth Rate YoY  Q4 2012
10% 10.6%
2013-09-13 08:00 PM
GDP Growth Rate YoY  Q2 2013
7.6% 7.0% 6.5%
2013-12-20 05:00 PM
GDP Growth Rate YoY  Q3 2013
8.9% 7.7% (R) 6.62%


Panama GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP 42.65 37.96 42.65 0.42 USD Billion [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.30 5.80 12.20 5.80 percent [+]
GDP per capita 7740.06 7259.69 7740.06 1830.94 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 18793.39 17627.03 18793.39 7462.66 USD [+]