Thursday March 23 2017
Jamaica Consumer Price Index Cpi at 237.80 Index Points


Consumer Price Index Cpi in Jamaica increased to 237.80 Index Points in February from 237.30 Index Points in January of 2017.





Thursday March 23 2017
Jamaica Inflation Rate at 3.60 percent


The inflation rate in Jamaica increased to 3.6 percent year-on-year in February of 2017, following a 2.6 percent rise in the previous month. It was the highest increase since February of 2016. On a monthly basis, the Consumer Price Index increased in February by 0.2 percent, following a 0.4 percent rise in the previous month. The two components that contributed the most were food & non-alcoholic beverages (+0.3 percent) and utilities (+0.6 percent).





Thursday March 23 2017
Jamaica Inflation Rate MoM at 0.20 percent


Consumer prices in Jamaica went up 0.2 percent month-on-month in February of 2017, slowing from a 0.4 percent increase in January. It is the lowest monthly inflation rate since October last year, as prices eased for housing and utilities (0.6 percent vs 0.8 percent) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.3 percent vs 0.4 percent). In contrast, transport cost went down 0.3 percent (from -0.1 percent). Year-on-year, consumer prices jumped 3.6 percent, accelerating from a 2.6 percent rise in January.





Thursday March 16 2017
Jamaica Gasoline Prices at 0.77 USD/Liter


Gasoline Prices in Jamaica increased to 0.77 USD/Liter in February from 0.75 USD/Liter in January of 2017.





Thursday March 09 2017
Jamaica Interest Rate at 5.00 percent


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





Wednesday March 08 2017
Jamaica Corruption Index at 39.00 Points


Jamaica scored 39 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.





Tuesday February 07 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.





Thursday January 26 2017
Jamaica Corruption Rank at 83.00


Jamaica is the 83 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.





Tuesday January 24 2017
Jamaica GDP per capita PPP at 8539.51 USD


The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Jamaica was last recorded at 8539.51 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Jamaica, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 48 percent of the world's average.





Monday January 23 2017
Jamaica GDP at 14.26 USD Billion


The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Jamaica was worth 14.26 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Jamaica represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.