According to the XI Censo Nacional de Poblaci de Vivienda de Panamá 2010, the disability prevalence rate in Panama is 2.9%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
62%
People without disabilities
93%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
32%
People without disabilities
57%

Participation rate in organised learning (one year before the official primary entry age), by sex

People with disabilities
67%
People without disabilities
84%

Participation rate of youth in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
40%
People without disabilities
48%

Participation rate of adults in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
2.9%
People without disabilities
6%

University completion rates [or university access rates as proxy] (25-54 years)

People with disabilities
6.7%
People without disabilities
19%

University completion rates [or university access rates as proxy] (55 years and above)

People with disabilities
4%
People without disabilities
10%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (below 25 years)

People with disabilities
74%
People without disabilities
98%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (25 years and above)

People with disabilities
75%
People without disabilities
94%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (15 years and above)

People with disabilities
75%
People without disabilities
95%

Stigma and discrimination

Proportion of women in managerial positions

People with disabilities
3.2%
People without disabilities
6.1%

Economic empowerment

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (15-24)

People with disabilities
18%
People without disabilities
15%

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (25-64)

People with disabilities
7%
People without disabilities
6%

Proportion of youth (aged 15-24 years) not in education, employment or training

People with disabilities
46%
People without disabilities
24%

Proportion of people employed who are in informal sectors [as alternative to 8.3.1 and 8.3.x]

People with disabilities
36%
People without disabilities
24%

Technology and innovation

In the data sources used on this portal, we were unable to find information relating to these indicators and this country.

We will update the portal with new sources of data when they are identified or generated.

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