Panama General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) Statistics

18, Aug 2018, EDT.

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Country or Region: Panama › Change country
Economic Indicator: General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) › See all Panama indicators, › See General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) 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

Data are on a national income accounts basis. The structural budget position is defined as the actual budget deficit (or surplus) less the effects of cyclical deviations of output from potential output. Because of the margin of uncertainty that attaches to estimates of cyclical gaps and to tax and expenditure elasticities with respect to national income, indicators of structural budget positions should be interpreted as broad orders of magnitude. Source: Ministry of Economy and/or Planning Latest actual data: 2015. 2012. The NFPS excludes the Panama Canal Authority and three other public enterprises. Notes: Net lending/borrowing includes ACP and Social Security contributions and differs from the official NFPS balance. Fiscal assumptions: Budget Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 1986 Basis of recording: Cash General government includes: Central Government;State Government;Local Government;Social Security Funds;Nonfinancial Public Corporation; Valuation of public debt: Nominal value Primary domestic currency: U.S. dollar Data last updated: 03/2016

General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) Statistics for Panama , Year 2015 - In Detail

General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Panama is PAB -0.486 Billion. Data are on a national income accounts basis. The structural budget position is defined as the actual budget deficit (or surplus) less the effects of cyclical deviations of output from potential output. Because of the margin of uncertainty that attaches to estimates of cyclical gaps and to tax and expenditure elasticities with respect to national income, indicators of structural budget positions should be interpreted as broad orders of magnitude.

In the previous year, 2014, General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Panama was PAB -0.75 Billion General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Panama in 2015 was or will be 35.29% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Panama was or will be PAB -0.33 Billion, which is 33.13% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Panama, in other Years
Year Billion
  2021 0.815
  2020 0.903
  2019 0.781
  2018 0.784
  2017 0.283
  2016 -0.325
2015 -0.486
  2014 -0.751
  2013 -0.303
  2012 -0.002
  2011 0.077
  2010 0.443
  2009 0.581
  2008 0.597
  2007 1.197
  2006 0.843
  2005 0.317
  2004 -0.065
  2003 0.027
  2002 0.174
  2001 0.26
  2000 0.375
  1999 0.234
  1998 -0.024
  1997 0.243
  1996 0.483
  1995 n/a
  1994 n/a
  1993 n/a
  1992 n/a
  1991 n/a
  1990 n/a
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a