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Panama FlagMajor cities : Panama (Capital), San Miguelito, Arraiján, Colon and La Chorrera.
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Panama Information

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ISO 3166-1PA - PAN - 591
NATO country codePM - PAN
FIPS 10-4 codePM
ContinentAmericas / Central America
Panama CapitalPanama
Official languageSpanish
Name of the inhabitantsPanamanian
Panama National Day3 November
Panama Currency Panamanian balboa (PAB)
Panama 7 %
Panama Calling code+507
Panama Country domain code .pa
Panama Vehicle registration platePA
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -5:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Union of South American Nations Observer
Andean Community of Nations Observer
Group of 77
Panama National anthemHimno Istmeño

Panama Head of state

President of the RepublicLaurentino Cortizo (2019)

Panama Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Panama.

  1. Christianity 85 %
  2. Protestantism 15 %

Panama Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Panama (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area78,200 km² (30,193 sq mi)
Population4,159,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 53.2 /km² (137.7 /sq mi)
Length of coastline2,490 km
Perimeter3,045 km
Life expectancy77.8 Year (2015), ♀ : 81.1 Year, ♂ : 74.7 Year
Average years of schooling 9.9 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.789 (2018)
Gross domestic product65 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 3.9 %
15,679 US$ per capita
Unemployment6.4 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation0.8 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BBB (Stable, 2 July 2012)
  • Fitch: BBB (Stable, 21 November 2011)
  • Moody's: Baa2 (Stable, 1 December 2015)
  • Dagong: A- (Stable, 1 July 2013)

Panama Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Panama Covid-19

Incident rate8,547.70
Case fatality ratio1.72124 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Panama Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Copper
  2. Shrimp
  3. Hydroelectricity
  4. Mahogany forests

Panama Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Vegetables
  3. Bananas
  4. Livestock
  5. Sugarcane
  6. Coffee
  7. Rice
  8. Shrimp

Panama Border

Panama's border with 2 other countries. The list of Border countries of Panama below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Costa Rica Costa Rica 330 km
  2. Colombia Colombia 225 km

Panama Map

Below, simply locate Panama through the plan and map with or without relief and satellite image of our partner.

Panama Climate

  1. Tropical rainforest climate 72 %
  2. Monsoon 23 %
  3. Tropical savanna climate 4.9 %

Panama Weather (Panama)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Panama for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Panama).

Panama Electricity

Electrical standard in Panama (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage120 V
Frequency60 Hz
Power plugPower plug : A Power plug : B
Power socketPower socket : A Power socket : B

Panama Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Panama classified by annual passenger transit.

Tocumen International Airport

Panama Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Panama selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Suites & Apartments San RoqueSuites & Apartments San Roque
Panama City
Suites & Apartments San Roque is situated in Panama City's vibrant Paitilla neighbourhood. It offers a gym and outdoor pool with a sun terrace, 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi... view more
$US 125
Hotel Cabañas Coco MangoCabañas Coco Mango

Santa Catalina
Offering extensive gardens and an outdoor swimming pool, Cabañas Coco Mango is located on the private Gorgona Beach and is just a 1-hour boat ride from Coiba Island... view more
$US 105
Hotel Hotel Caribe PanamáHotel Caribe Panamá

Panama City
Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Hotel Caribe Panamá is located in Panama City. It features free American-style breakfast and an on-site casino... view more
$US 55
Hotel Hotel BambitoHotel Bambito
Cerro Punta
This eco-retreat located in Panama’s Volcán Barú National Park features trout ponds, an indoor swimming pool and a spa. It offers rustic rooms and a free American breakfast. Free Wi-fi is available throughout... view more
$US 95
Hotel B&B Casa MargaritaB&B Casa Margarita
Panama City
Set in gardens and featuring rooms with free Wi-Fi, B&B Casa Margarita is located next to OMAR Park, in a residential district of Panama City. It serves a varied continental breakfast on its terrace... view more
$US 60
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Panama Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Panama and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 17Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1023
TotalParticipation : 17Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1023
Olympic Games »

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