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Panama

 

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 Panama
All information: Panama
 
 United States
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Area:75,420 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:4,246,000 328,240,000
Official language:Spanish English

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1903 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Panama City Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:56.3 33.4
Life expectancy males:75.2 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:81.6 years 81.1 years
Average age:27.9 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:18.98 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:5.08 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.10 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:75 75
Civil rights:47 96
Health:58 68
Security:77 63
Climate:41 64
Cost of Living:51 11
Popularity:28 92


Economy

Currency:Panamanian Balboa (1 PAB = 100 Centesimos) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:3.9 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:-0.36 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:81.30 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:37.20 % 36.60 %
Average income:13,354 € 58,741 €
Corruption index:36 (bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:59,670 Mio €14.05 M € 19,092,826 M €58.17 M €
Gross national product:56,694 Mio €13.35 M € 19,280,405 M €58.74 M €
Exported goods:25,290 M €5.96 M € 2,231,382 M €6.80 M €
Imported goods:24,456 M €5.76 M € 2,782,006 M €8.48 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:15,137 km3.56 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:77 km0.02 km 293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:800 km0.19 km 41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:7,8601.851 3,6730.011
Airports:1170.028 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:8.71 bn kWh2.05 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:10.60 bn kWh2.50 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:139.00 m kWh32,733.31 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:30.00 m kWh7,064.74 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:10.71 m t2,523.28 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+507 +1
Internet domain:.pa .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:728,379172 109,961,000335
Mobile phones:5,722,3701,348 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:11,0223 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:2,457,206579 286,441,872873



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:2.30 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:1.57 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:7.7 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:0.60 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.5 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:73.0 % 77.0 %
Smokers:6.1 % 21.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Panama and United States

Daytime temperatures:30.9 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:22.7 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:27.0 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:81 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:22 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:141.6 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:6.1 7.2


Native languages

English:13.4 % 82.1 %
Spanish:69.2 % 10.7 %
Creole:8.2 % n/a
Guaymí:5.3 % n/a
Cuna:2.0 % n/a
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Embera:0.6 % n/a
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
other:1.3 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:100.0 % 78.5 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:0.0 % 16.8 %