Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Panama has become the richest country in Latin America, according to Latinvex and IMF data. (Photo: Joachim Bamrud)
While Venezuela getting poorer and poorer each year.
BY JOACHIM BAMRUD
PANAMA CITY – Panama became Latin America’s richest country last year and will remain so the next five years as well, according to a Latinvex analysis of new data and projections from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
The data looks at gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) per capita GDP to measure wealth.
According to the IMF, Panama replaced Chile as Latin America’s richest country ...
Keywords: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.
Latin America GDP PPP 2018 Ranking