Crime in Panama
Crime in Panama is moderate but becoming less frequent. Police checkpoints have become common place on weekends on roads in between cities. Based upon reported incidents by local police, the high-crim...
Demographics of Panama
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Panama, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations an...
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Education in Panama
Education in Panama is compulsory for the first seven years of primary education and the three years of Middle School. As of the 2004/2005 school year there were about 430,000 students enrolled in gra...
Education in Panama - Wikipedia
Health care in Panama
Health care in Panama is provided through a system through the government and a private sector. The public sector is funded through the Ministry of Health and the social security System.Problems with ...
Languages of Panama
Panama (/ˈpænəmɑː/ PAN-ə-mah ; Spanish: Panamá  [panaˈma]), officially called the Republic of Panama (Spanish: República de Panamá), is a country in Cent...
Religion in Panama
The government of Panama does not collect statistics on the religious affiliation of citizens, but various sources estimate that 75 to 85 percent of the population identifies itself as Roman Catholic ...
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Ngöbe–Buglé people
The Ngöbe–Buglé are a union of two indigenous peoples of western Panama, the Guaymí (Ngöbe) and the Bokota (Buglé). They live in the highlands of Bocas del Toro, Chiriquí Province and on the arid plai...
Freedom of religion in Panama
The Constitution of Panama provides for freedom of religion, with some qualifications, and other laws and policies contribute to the generally free practice of religion. The law at all levels protects...
Water supply and sanitation in Panama
This article was written in 2008. Please feel free to update this article. The Spanish version of this article may include useful and more up to date content that could be helpful in updating the arti...
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Rio Abajo Creole
Bocas del Toro Creole, or Panamanian Creole English, is a dialect of Jamaican Creole English spoken in Bocas del Toro Province, Panama. Bocas del Toro Creole is a dialect of Jamaican Creole similar to...
Mestizos in Panama
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Panama, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations an...
List of political parties in Panama
This article lists political parties in Panama.Panama has a multi-party system. Although there are two major political parties, no one party often has a chance of gaining power alone, and parties mu...
List of political parties in Panama - Wikipedia
Mama Tata
Mama Tata or Mama Chi (Mother Father) is a Christian syncretistic religion found in parts of Panama. It is a mixture of Catholicism and animism that has become popular among the Guaymí people. It bega...
Ngäbe people
The Ngäbe or Guaymí people are an indigenous group living mainly within the Ngäbe-Buglé comarca in the Western Panamanian provinces of Veraguas, Chiriquí and Bocas del Toro. The Ngäbe also have five i...
Ngäbe people - Wikipedia
APROVACA
APROVACA (Spanish Asociación de Productores de Orquídeas de El Valle y Cabuya) is a non-profit organization established to conserve and protect native orchids in El Valle de Antón, Panama. The organiz...
Spanish language
Spanish (/ˈspænɪʃ/, español), also called Castilian (/kæsˈtɪliən/,  castellano ), is a Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain. Approximately 470 million people speak...
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Islam in Panama
According to a 2009 Pew Research Center report, there are 24,000 Muslims in Panama who constitute 0.7 percent of the population.
The first Muslims in Panama were African slaves from the Mandinka t...
Bocas del Toro Creole
Bocas del Toro Creole, or Panamanian Creole English, is a dialect of Jamaican Creole English spoken in Bocas del Toro Province, Panama. Bocas del Toro Creole is a dialect of Jamaican Creole similar to...
Truth Commission (Panama)
The Truth Commission of Panama was appointed by President Mireya Moscoso in 2000 to investigate crimes committed under the military rule of Omar Torrijos and Manuel Noriega. In December 2000, human re...