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Panama External Debt

Panama External Debt

External Debt in Panama

In 2022, Panama's external debt was 168% of GDP, compared to 151% of GDP ten years earlier. Over the last decade, external debt averaged 162% of GDP, which is significantly above the Central America and Caribbean average of 50%. For more external debt information, visit our dedicated page.

Panama External Debt Chart

Note: This chart displays External Debt (% of GDP) for Panama from 2014 to 2017.
Source: National Institute of Statistics and Census Panama.

Panama External Debt Data

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
External Debt (% of GDP) 148 149 197 176 167
External Debt (USD bn) 99.4 103.9 112.5 118.4 127.4

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