Panama - Average grace period on new external debt commitments

Average grace period on new external debt commitments (years)

The value for Average grace period on new external debt commitments (years) in Panama was 6.33 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24.88 in 2004 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: Grace period is the period from the date of signature of the loan or the issue of the financial instrument to the first repayment of principal. To obtain the average, the grace periods for all public and publicly guaranteed loans have been weighted by the amounts of the loans. Public debt is an external obligation of a public debtor, including the national government, a political subdivision (or an agency of either), and autonomous public bodies. Publicly guaranteed debt is an external obligation of a private debtor that is guaranteed for repayment by a public entity.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

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Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 3.40
1972 3.67
1973 4.52
1974 4.49
1975 4.26
1976 2.99
1977 3.78
1978 4.09
1979 5.31
1980 4.55
1981 4.41
1982 4.11
1983 3.46
1984 4.99
1985 4.65
1986 4.03
1987 4.29
1988 1.10
1989 5.20
1990 4.80
1991 0.00
1992 5.89
1993 4.68
1994 5.70
1995 3.80
1996 3.93
1997 16.07
1998 6.98
1999 22.98
2000 15.78
2001 4.88
2002 16.31
2003 22.88
2004 24.88
2005 21.75
2006 18.71
2007 5.79
2008 6.18
2009 8.39
2010 4.33
2011 6.33

Average grace period on new external debt commitments, official (years)

The value for Average grace period on new external debt commitments, official (years) in Panama was 4.34 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10.44 in 1972 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: Grace period is the period from the date of signature of the loan or the issue of the financial instrument to the first repayment of principal. To obtain the average, the grace periods for all public and publicly guaranteed loans have been weighted by the amounts of the loans. Debt from official creditors includes loans from international organizations (multilateral loans) and loans from governments (bilateral loans). Loans from international organization include loans and credits from the World Bank, regional development banks, and other multilateral and intergovernmental agencies. Excluded are loans from funds administered by an international organization on behalf of a single donor government; these are classified as loans from governments. Government loans include loans from governments and their agencies (including central banks), loans from autonomous bodies, and direct loans from official export credit agencies.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

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Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 5.72
1972 10.44
1973 6.80
1974 8.30
1975 6.26
1976 5.50
1977 4.93
1978 6.23
1979 5.78
1980 5.28
1981 5.61
1982 5.05
1983 3.44
1984 6.13
1985 5.14
1986 3.68
1987 4.10
1988 0.00
1989 5.20
1990 4.80
1991 0.00
1992 5.95
1993 4.73
1994 5.70
1995 4.56
1996 5.20
1997 5.36
1998 4.68
1999 5.91
2000 4.57
2001 4.76
2002 4.54
2003 4.83
2004 4.92
2005 5.14
2006 3.96
2007 5.79
2008 4.65
2009 3.55
2010 4.33
2011 4.34

Average grace period on new external debt commitments, private (years)

The value for Average grace period on new external debt commitments, private (years) in Panama was 10.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 29.91 in 2004 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: Grace period is the period from the date of signature of the loan or the issue of the financial instrument to the first repayment of principal. To obtain the average, the grace periods for all public and publicly guaranteed loans have been weighted by the amounts of the loans. Debt from private creditors include bonds that are either publicly issued or privately placed; commercial bank loans from private banks and other private financial institutions; and other private credits from manufacturers, exporters, and other suppliers of goods, and bank credits covered by a guarantee of an export credit agency.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 1.65
1972 2.48
1973 3.76
1974 2.83
1975 3.34
1976 2.43
1977 2.68
1978 3.86
1979 5.11
1980 3.98
1981 3.96
1982 3.78
1983 3.47
1984 1.88
1985 4.21
1986 5.91
1987 4.66
1988 1.10
1989 0.00
1990 0.00
1991 0.00
1992 3.50
1993 4.17
1994 0.00
1995 3.07
1996 2.42
1997 18.89
1998 9.62
1999 27.68
2000 18.98
2001 5.67
2002 19.70
2003 29.09
2004 29.91
2005 22.22
2006 21.44
2007 0.00
2008 7.81
2009 9.52
2010 0.00
2011 10.00

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: External debt