Jamaica Government Budget
Jamaica recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 4 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Jamaica averaged -3.34 Percent of GDP from 2000 until 2012, reaching an all time high of 0.70 Percent of GDP in 2000 and a record low of -6.72 Percent of GDP in 2009. Government Budget in Jamaica is reported by the Bank of Jamaica.
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Government Budget is an itemized accounting of the payments received by government (taxes and other fees) and the payments made by government (purchases and transfer payments). A budget deficit occurs when an government spends more money than it takes in. The opposite of a budget deficit is a budget surplus. This page provides - Jamaica Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.