PANAMA

historical demographical data of the administrative division


PROVINCIAcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mic2000c2000c2000pe1997me1996me1995e19941992mc1990c1990c1990e1985c1980e1975c1970e1967c1960c1950c1940uc1940pe1937e1936c1930c1928c1923c1920e1920c19121852codecodecodepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:PC, 2000EWPCDCPCEWSYBBLBLBPCGL/AMGL/SYLB/GLSLCYGL/AMCYGL/SYGL/EBDVGL/EBHBHBADAGADAGAGGLISOFIPS
Azuero34,6split into Herrera and Los Santos in 1855
Bocas del ToroBocas del Toro46318745337689,389,089,0128,0123,7119,3115,388,493,474,192,775,453,650,043,539,532,622,416,525,620,217,015,922,227,214,4BT1PM01nwformed out of Colón in 1903
ChiriquíDavid647186533341368,8363,6363,6418,1413,0407,8402,4396,8370,2322,1368,0347,5287,8265,0236,2230,5188,3138,1111,2111,398,991,076,976,476,568,517,3CQ4PM02swformed 1849
CocléPenonomé492749271902202,5200,5200,5193,8191,7189,6187,3177,1173,2173,2172,2156,5140,3133,0118,0111,593,273,155,756,057,256,048,242,245,242,2CC2PM03csformed 1855
ColónColón489072471888204,2200,8200,8193,1190,7226,1222,9222,6202,3168,3167,9158,5137,7126,0109,6116,785,390,178,179,070,482,057,241,258,341,2CL3PM04cnformed 1855
Comarca de San Blas > see: > San Blas
Comarca Emberá43988,28,28,0EMformed 1983; or: 1998-11-08
Comarca Kuna Yala > see: > San Blas
Comarca Ngöbe Bulgé6673110,1110,672,5NBformed 1997-03-07
DariénLa Palma1186616671643740,339,839,859,557,555,553,745,043,835,943,036,926,524,022,723,119,714,714,914,614,013,410,710,7DA5PM05sesplit from Panamá ca 1930 // capital moved recently to Chepigana
HerreraChitré23412341904102,5102,0102,0102,3101,8101,2100,4108,793,793,793,499,881,979,072,572,261,750,138,137,337,031,029,029,029,0HE6PM06scformed out of Azuero prov. in 1855
Los SantosLas Tablas38063806147083,583,183,179,879,879,979,882,876,976,976,683,670,275,072,479,170,661,449,687,959,648,041,234,634,634,6LS7PM07scformed out of Azuero prov. in 1855
PanamáPanamá City119521188745901388,41378,41378,41284,31258,01232,41203,11168,51072,11072,11064,2976,8830,3737,0576,6488,7372,3248,3173,3190,8220,6145,0114,1103,998,0103,952,5PA8PM08csformed in 1719 as eastern section of Panamá prov. in Colombia
San BlasEl Porvenir2357235791032,432,432,438,738,30,00,00,034,034,034,139,128,726,024,720,1SB0PM09nesplit from Colón and Panamá in 1938Comarca de San Blas (territoria / intendencia) / Comarca Kuna Yala
VeraguasSantiago10668112394339209,1207,1207,1221,2220,1219,0217,6224,7203,6198,5202,9206,8173,2163,0151,8153,1131,7107,085,085,382,681,069,559,566,660,233,9VE9PM10cwformed in 1719 as western section of Panamá prov. in Colombia
TOTAL:Panamá City7497977873291572839,22815,62696,82718,72674,52631,02582,62514,62363,22329,32315,02180,91830,21678,01428,11314,51075,3805,3622,6635,9661,3571,0467,4419,7446,1394,0336,7138,3
former special zone:this zone was split in 1979 and annexed to the provinces Colón and Panamá
Panamá Canal ZoneBalboa Heights143255344,242,152,851,840,739,528,023,822,922,962,8PCccapital until ca 1925: AncónPCZ

Particulars:
From 1898-1979 the figures of the Panama Canal Zone are in most cases excluded from the country of Panamá itself.
Source "DC" means "Dirección de Censo", the provisional figures of the 2000 census as published in "Informe anual / Defensoría del Pueblo de la República de Panamá", 3 (2000/01).
Source "PC" = "Panamá en cifras".
File created on 1996-09-05 / revised for the "Populstat" website on 2001-06-20; and last modified on 2004-06-02 by Jan Lahmeyer

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