Panama's boom extends to 23 quarters

Panama's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has expanded for the last 23 consecutive quarters, according to data from the General Controllers of the Republic.

Friday, July 25, 2008

Over the past five years, GDP has grown at an average annual rate of 7.8 percent. Estimates from the National Center of Competitiveness suggest that the country will continue to expand at rates of between 5 and 8 percent per year for at least the next 10 years, unless world economic conditions change significantly.

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Panama: Change in Base for Calculating GDP

February 2014

Starting this year, the base year for calculating the gross domestic product of Panama will be 2007.

Sources from the Comptroller General of the Republic and the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) confirmed that from 2013, the base year for calculating the economic growth will increase from 1996, which has been used until now, to 2007.

Guatemala: From April to June, GDP Grew 4.3%

October 2013

For the second quarter of 2013, economic activity as measured by the estimated real level of GDP grew by almost twice that of the same period last year ..

A report on the estimate of quarterly GDP, for the second quarter of 2013 has been published by the Bank of Guatemala:

GDP vs. National Disposable Income

May 2012

In Costa Rica, 7% of GDP is not enjoyed in the country, but it goes abroad as profits of foreign companies.

In 2011, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Costa Rica reached $48.585 billion, but the earnings of the productive activity of foreign firms in the country should be deducted from that amount , which take to their countries of origin $3.4 billion.

Panama's Economy Grew 7.5% in 2010

March 2011

The Panamanian Economy grew 7.5% in 2010, reaching a gross domestic product (GDP) of $ 20.862.000.

Production of goods and services in Panama saw an increase of 7.5 percent over the previous year.

GDP at constant value of 1996 prices, according to INEC estimates, registered $ 20,862.9 million, showing an annual increase of $ 1.448.8 million.

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