Outline of Panama

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The location of Panama
An enlargeable relief map of the Republic of Panama

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Panama:

Panamasovereign country located on the Isthmus of Panama in Central America.[1] Some geographers categorize Panama as a transcontinental nation connecting the northern and southern portions of the Americas. Panama borders Costa Rica to the north-west, Colombia to the south-east, the Caribbean Sea to the north and the North Pacific Ocean to the south. It is an international business center and host to important ports, for the volume of traffic, in the Pacific and Caribbean side. Although Panama is the 3rd largest economy in Central America, after Guatemala and Costa Rica, it has the largest expenditure on resource consumption, making the country the largest consumer in Central America.[2]

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Panama

Geography of Panama[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Panama
Main article: Geography of Panama
 Costa Rica 330 km
 Colombia 225 km
  • Coastline: 2,490 km

Environment of Panama[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Panama

Natural geographic features of Panama[edit]

Regions of Panama[edit]

Main article: Regions of Panama

Ecoregions of Panama[edit]

Administrative divisions of Panama[edit]

Provinces of Panama[edit]
Main article: Provinces of Panama
Districts of Panama[edit]
Main article: Districts of Panama
Municipalities of Panama[edit]


Demography of Panama[edit]

Government and politics of Panama[edit]

Main article: Government of Panama and Politics of Panama

Branches of the government of Panama[edit]

Main article: Government of Panama

Executive branch of the government of Panama[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Panama[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Panama[edit]

Foreign relations of Panama[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Panama is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Panama[edit]

Main article: Law of Panama

Military of Panama[edit]

Main article: Military of Panama

Local government in Panama[edit]

History of Panama[edit]

Main article: History of Panama, Timeline of the history of Panama, and Current events of Panama

Culture of Panama[edit]

Main article: Culture of Panama

Art in Panama[edit]

Sports in Panama[edit]

Main article: Sports in Panama

Economy and infrastructure of Panama[edit]

Main article: Economy of Panama

Education in Panama[edit]

Main article: Education in Panama

See also[edit]

Main article: Panama

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Panama

Government and Diplomacy
Tourism and Travel
Economy and Business
Nature conservation
  • [1] reforestation for the endemic Squirrel Monkey
Media and Discussion