Panama | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1 Jul/15 1 0.94 : 1.13
Stock Market 423 Index points Jul/15 423 13.7 : 479
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 46.21 USD Billion Dec/14 42.65 0.42 : 46.21
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.9 percent Mar/15 5.8 5.8 : 12.2
GDP per capita 8088 USD Dec/14 7740 1831 : 8088
GDP per capita PPP 19637 USD Dec/14 18793 7463 : 19637
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 2.5 percent Dec/15 4.1 2.5 : 16.3
Population 3.91 Million Dec/14 3.85 1.13 : 3.91
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0 percent Jun/15 0.4 -0.4 : 10.04
Consumer Price Index Cpi 104 Index Points Jun/15 103 101 : 104
Food Inflation 1.9 percent Dec/14 1.9 -0.2 : 15.6
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.19 percent Apr/15 0.19 0.18 : 5.47
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -2400 PAB Million Mar/15 -2494 -2954 : -322
Exports 2848 PAB Million Mar/15 3072 2147 : 4324
Imports 5248 PAB Million Mar/15 5567 3301 : 6956
Current Account -1282 PAB Million Mar/15 -1110 -1654 : 247
Current Account to GDP -8.9 percent Dec/14 -11.9 -15.9 : 14.81
Remittances 794 USD Million Dec/13 601 220 : 794
Foreign Direct Investment 4654 PAB Million Dec/13 2980 98.44 : 4654
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4.1 percent of GDP Dec/14 -4.4 -4.87 : 3.45
Government Debt to GDP 45.6 percent Dec/14 41.7 41.7 : 116
Credit Rating 60 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production 0.7 percent Mar/15 -2.3 -3.6 : 6.4
Competitiveness Index 4.42 Points Dec/15 4.5 4.12 : 4.5
Competitiveness Rank 48 Dec/15 40 40 : 60
Corruption Index 37 Points Dec/14 35 30 : 38
Corruption Rank 94 Dec/14 102 51 : 102
Ease of Doing Business 52 Dec/14 55 52 : 83
Leading Economic Index 2.05 Percent Apr/15 7.14 -2.26 : 15.69
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Gasoline Prices 0.83 USD/Liter Jun/15 0.82 0.41 : 1.1
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 25 percent Dec/15 25 25 : 37
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 percent Dec/14 25 25 : 33
Sales Tax Rate 7 percent Dec/15 7 5 : 7
Social Security Rate 22.25 percent Dec/15 23.75 20.75 : 23.75
Social Security Rate For Companies 12.5 percent Dec/15 13.5 12.25 : 14.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 9.75 percent Dec/15 10.25 8.5 : 10.25




Economic Indicators for Panama including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Panama economy. 7/29/2015