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Panama Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Panama Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -2.2 % 2021
Current Account -293 PAB Million | -0.294 B USD 1Q/22


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Panama - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Panama Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in Panama decreased to 2.2 % in 2021. 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
-2.2 2021 05.09.2022
2.3 2021 06.08.2021
-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


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 deficit of Current Account in Panama increased to 293 PAB Million (0.294 B USD) in the first quarter of 2022. The maximum value was 989 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
-293 1Q/22 27.08.2022
-651 4Q/21 21.05.2022
-453 3Q/21 19.03.2022
-183 2Q/21 18.01.2022
-225 1Q/21 06.08.2021
450 4Q/20 07.05.2021
17.82 3Q/20 20.02.2021
2.18 2Q/20 05.12.2020


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 Sep/22 -1.215 B USD -1.399
Capital Flows 1Q/22 -2.624 B USD -0.683
Exports Sep/22 0.075 B USD 0.086
Imports Sep/22 1.29 B USD 1.485

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia 2021 -5.7 % -3.4
Panama 2021 -2.2 % 2.2
Honduras 2021 -4.3 % 2.8
Brazil 2021 -1.8 % -1.7
Chile 2021 -6.6 % -1.7
Paraguay 2021 0.8 % 2.2
Argentina 2021 1 % 0.9
Canada 2021 0.1 % -1.9
Ecuador 2021 2.9 % 2.7
Mexico 2021 -0.4 % 2.4
Peru 2021 -2.9 % 0.7
United States 2021 -3.6 % -2.9
Uruguay 2021 -1.8 % -0.8
Jamaica 2021 0.7 % -0.3
Suriname 2021 5.2 % 9.1
Venezuela 2021 -2.1 % -8
Belize 2021 -9.2 % -8.1
Cameroon 2021 -4.1 % -3.5
Cape Verde 2021 -11 % -15.9
Cuba 2020 0.9 % 1.9
Dominican Republic 2022 -2.9 % -2
El Salvador 2021 -5.1 % 0.8
Guyana 2021 -25.5 % -16.4
Haiti 2021 0.5 % 1.1
Nicaragua 2021 -2.9 % 4
Trinidad and Tobago 2021 4.5 % -0.6