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Panama Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Panama Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 2.3 % 2021
Current Account -651 PAB Million | -0.65 B USD 4Q/21


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 2.3 % 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
2.3 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
-9.8 2013 31.12.2013


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 decreased to 651 PAB Million (0.65 B USD) in the forth quarter of 2021. 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
-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
-26.4 1Q/20 04.08.2020


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 Apr/22 -0.922 B USD -0.991
Capital Flows 4Q/21 -0.681 B USD -0.848
Exports Apr/22 0.275 B USD 0.419
Imports Apr/22 1.197 B USD 1.409

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia 2021 -5.7 % -3.4
Panama 2021 2.3 % -4.9
Honduras 2020 4 % -1.4
Brazil 2021 -1.8 % -1.7
Chile 2020 1.4 % -3.9
Paraguay 2020 2.2 % -1.2
Argentina 2021 1 % 0.9
Canada 2021 0.1 % -1.9
Ecuador 2020 2.6 % -0.1
Mexico 2020 2.4 % -0.3
Peru 2021 -2.9 % 0.7
United States 2021 -3.6 % -2.9
Uruguay 2020 -0.6 % 1.3
Jamaica 2020 0.2 % -1.9
Suriname 2020 11.4 % -12.1
Venezuela 2020 -3.5 % 8.4
Belize 2020 -7.5 % -9.3
Cameroon 2021 -4.1 % -3.5
Cape Verde 2021 -11 % -15.9
Cuba 2020 0.2 % 1.4
Dominican Republic 2020 -2 % -1.3
El Salvador 2020 0.5 % -0.6
Guyana 2019 -32.79 % -24.6
Haiti 2020 5.5 % -1.7
Nicaragua 2020 7.6 % 6
Trinidad and Tobago 2020 2.3 % 4.6