Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica Consumer Price Index Cpi at 236.30 Index Points


Consumer Price Index Cpi in Jamaica increased to 236.30 Index Points in December from 235.60 Index Points in November of 2016.





Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica Inflation Rate MoM at 0.30 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Jamaica increased 0.30 percent in December of 2016 over the previous month.





Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica Inflation Rate at 1.70 percent


The inflation rate in Jamaica was recorded at 1.70 percent in December of 2016.





Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica GDP Growth Rate at 0.90 percent


The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Jamaica expanded 0.90 percent in the third quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.





Tuesday January 10 2017
Jamaica Personal Income Tax Rate at 25.00 percent


The Personal Income Tax Rate in Jamaica stands at 25 percent.





Friday January 06 2017
Jamaica Interest Rate at 5.00 percent


The benchmark interest rate in Jamaica was last recorded at 5 percent.





Thursday January 05 2017
Jamaica Gasoline Prices at 0.76 USD/Liter


Gasoline Prices in Jamaica decreased to 0.76 USD/Liter in December from 0.79 USD/Liter in November of 2016.





Thursday January 05 2017
Jamaica GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.00 percent


The Jamaican economy advanced 2 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2016, following a 1.4 percent expansion in the previous period. It is the highest growth rate since the second quarter of 2014, boosted by production of both goods and services. Agriculture, forestry and fishing grew by 29.1 percent (9.4 percent in Q2); mining and quarrying advanced 2 percent (-1.9 percent in Q2) and manufacturing edged up 0.1 percent (0.6 percent in Q2). Increases were also recorded for electricity and water supply (2.5 percent vs 5 percent in Q2); hotels and restaurants (2.2 percent vs 1.3 percent in Q2); transport (0.5 percent vs 0.7 percent in Q2); wholesale and retail trade (0.5 percent, the same as in Q2). In contrast, construction shrank 0.7 percent (+1.6 percent in Q2). On a quarterly basis, the economy expanded 0.9 percent.





Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Balance of Trade at -723200.00 USD Thousand


Jamaica recorded a trade deficit of 723200 USD Thousand in the second quarter of 2016.





Wednesday January 04 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Jamaica at 4.90 percent


Deposit Interest Rate in Jamaica decreased to 4.90 percent in 2015 from 5.27 percent in 2014.