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Panama Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Panama Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -4.7 % 2019
Current Account 17.82 PAB Million | 0.018 B USD 3Q/20


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Panama - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Panama Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Panama increased to 4.7 % in 2019. The maximum surplus was 14.81 % and deficit was -13.4 %
  • Data published Yearly by National Institute of Statistics and Census.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-4.7 2019 27.04.2020
-8.5 2018 16.04.2019
-6.1 2017 27.07.2018
-5.6 2016 11.08.2017
-7.3 2015 31.12.2015
-11.3 2014 31.12.2014
-9.8 2013 31.12.2013
-8.8 2012 31.12.2012


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in Panama by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Juan Varela 01.07.2014 - -11.3000 -5.6000 -5.6000 -11.3000 -50.44%
Ricardo Martinelli 01.07.2009 - 01.07.2014 -0.7000 -9.8000 -0.7000 -11.1000 1300.00%
Martín Torrijos 01.09.2004 - 01.07.2009 -7.0700 -10.2000 -3.2000 -10.2000 44.27%
Mireya Moscoso 01.09.1999 - 01.09.2004 -10.1200 -4.4800 -0.7800 -10.1200 -55.73%
Ernesto Balladares 01.09.1994 - 01.09.1999 0.2700 -9.2900 0.2700 -9.2900 -3540.74%
Guillermo Endara 20.12.1989 - 01.09.1994 2.2800 -1.3100 3.8100 -4.1200 -157.46%


Latest data on Current Account (PAB Million)

Current Account
                     Panama - Historical Data (PAB Million)

What is Panama Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Panama increased to 17.82 PAB Million (0.018 B USD) in the third quarter of 2020. The maximum value was 247 PAB Million and minimum was -1670 PAB Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by National Institute of Statistics and Census.

Historical Data (PAB Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
17.82 3Q/20 20.02.2021
2.18 2Q/20 05.12.2020
-26.4 1Q/20 04.08.2020
-351 4Q/19 06.03.2020
-900 3Q/19 21.12.2019
-1713 2Q/19 29.10.2019
-1291.57 1Q/19 22.06.2019
-1041.8 4Q/18 15.03.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (PAB Million)

Current Account in Panama by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Juan Varela 01.07.2014 - -1512.3000 -547.4000 -379.1000 -1670.5000 -63.80%
Ricardo Martinelli 01.07.2009 - 01.07.2014 227.4000 -1066.6000 247.0000 -1564.4000 -569.04%
Martín Torrijos 01.09.2004 - 01.07.2009 -442.8000 -149.2000 165.0000 -1235.0000 -66.31%
Mireya Moscoso 01.09.1999 - 01.09.2004 -180.5000 -237.2000 109.3000 -237.2000 31.41%

Other trade indicators in Panama

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade Dec/20 -0.788 B USD -0.66
Capital Flows 3Q/20 1.481 B USD 0.363
Exports Feb/21 0.052 B USD 0.042
Imports Dec/20 0.844 B USD 0.712

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia 2020 -3.4 % -4.3
Panama 2019 -4.7 % -8.2
Honduras 2019 0.7 % -3.1
Brazil 2020 -0.72 % -2.7
Chile 2020 1.4 % -3.9
Paraguay 2019 -1.2 % 0.7
Argentina 2020 1 % -0.9
Canada 2020 -1.9 % -2.1
Ecuador 2019 -0.1 % -1.2
Mexico 2020 2.4 % -0.3
Peru 2019 -1.5 % -1.7
United States 2020 -3.1 % -2.2
Uruguay 2019 1.5 % -0.5
Jamaica 2019 -1.9 % -1.8
Suriname 2019 -6.1 % -2.9
Venezuela 2019 9.8 % 8.8
Belize 2019 -9.5 % -8.1
Cameroon 2020 -5.2 % -3.1
Cape Verde 2019 -0.2 % -4.5
Cuba 2019 1.4 % 2.5
Dominican Republic 2019 -1.4 % -1.4
El Salvador 2019 -2.1 % -4.7
Guyana 2019 -32.79 % -27.6
Haiti 2019 0.5 % -4.1
Nicaragua 2019 6 % -1.9
Trinidad and Tobago 2019 6.3 % 5.8