Panama is locally referred to as Panama and the model of government it has is Republic.
The capital of Panama is Panama City and has a population of 1.1 million.
The Panamanian flag is consists of divided into four, equal rectangles; the top quadrants are white (hoist side) with a blue five-pointed star in the center and plain red; the bottom quadrants are plain blue (hoist side) and white with a red five-pointed star in the center; the blue and red colors are those of the main political parties (Conservatives and Liberals respectively) and the white denotes peace between them; the blue star stands for the civic virtues of purity and honesty, the red star signifies authority and law and is displayed above.
The National symbol of Panama is harpy eagle.
The National anthem of Panama is ""Himno Istmeņo "("Hymn of the Isthmus")" which was composed by Santos Jorge.