Panama Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

23, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Panama › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Panama indicators, › See Current Account Balance (% GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Balboa
Currency Symbol: PAB

Current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers. The focus of the BOP is on transactions (between an economy and the rest of the world) in goods, services, and income. See notes for: Gross domestic product, current prices (National currency) Current account balance (U.S. dollars).

Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics for Panama , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Panama in year 2015 is -6.478 %. Current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers. The focus of the BOP is on transactions (between an economy and the rest of the world) in goods, services, and income.

This makes Panama No. 119 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Panama is 2.36 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Panama was -9.75 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Panama in 2015 was or will be 33.57% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Panama was or will be -6.07 %, which is 6.31% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Panama, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -2.496
  2020 -2.933
  2019 -3.49
  2018 -3.969
  2017 -4.984
  2016 -6.069
2015 -6.478
  2014 -9.751
  2013 -9.811
  2012 -10.454
  2011 -13.157
  2010 -10.765
  2009 -0.798
  2008 -10.769
  2007 -7.335
  2006 -2.55
  2005 -6.499
  2004 -7.07
  2003 -4.232
  2002 -0.735
  2001 -1.362
  2000 -5.603
  1999 -9.553
  1998 -8.777
  1997 -4.746
  1996 -2.133
  1995 -5.546
  1994 0.251
  1993 -1.234
  1992 -3.743
  1991 -3.882
  1990 3.59
  1989 2.154
  1988 13.968
  1987 9.118
  1986 -1.662
  1985 1.312
  1984 -3.738
  1983 3.828
  1982 -3.847
  1981 -11.708
  1980 -8.141