header HomePlacesMapsMap Products & ServicesHotels & TravelDestination GuidesWeb DirectoryContact

Panama:
People

Flag of Panama
Click to enlarge

Panama Page


Population
Definition - World rank and map
3,292,693 (July 2008 est.)
Population density
Definition - World rank and map
43.3 people per sq. km (July 2008 est.)
Age structure
Definition - World rank and map
0-14 years: 29.8% (male 500,579/female 480,635)
15-64 years: 63.6% (male 1,061,446/female 1,033,675)
65 years and over: 6.6% (male 100,780/female 115,578) (2008 est.)
Median Age
Definition - World rank and map
total: 26.6 years
male: 26.3 years
female: 26.9 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate
Definition - World rank and map
1.528% (2008 est.)
Birth rate
Definition - World rank and map
21.15 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate
Definition - World rank and map
5.52 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate
Definition - World rank and map
-0.34 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Sex ratio
Definition
at birth: 1.04 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-64 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.87 male(s)/female
total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate
Definition - World rank and map
total: 15.62 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 16.95 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 14.22 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
Definition - World rank and map
total population: 75.17 years
male: 72.71 years
female: 77.73 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate
Definition - World rank and map
2.65 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
Definition - World rank and map
0.9% (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
Definition - World rank and map
16,000 (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
Definition
fewer than 500 (2003 est.)
Major infectious diseases
Definition
degree of risk: intermediate
food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea and hepatitis A
vectorborne disease: dengue fever and malaria
water contact disease: leptospirosis (2008)
Nationality
Definition
noun: Panamanian(s)
adjective: Panamanian
Ethnic groups
Definition
mestizo (mixed Amerindian and white) 70%, Amerindian and mixed (West Indian) 14%, white 10%, Amerindian 6%
Religions
Definition
Roman Catholic 85%, Protestant 15%
Languages
Definition
Spanish (official), English 14%; note - many Panamanians bilingual
Literacy
Definition
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 91.9%
male: 92.5%
female: 91.2% (2000 census)


Google
 
Web sitesatlas.com