Jamaica | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 115  Mar/15 115 59.8 : 116
Stock Market 83398 Index Points Mar/15 83398 1296 : 120385
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 14.36 USD Billion Dec/13 14.36 0.7 : 14.79
GDP Growth Rate -1.8 percent Aug/14 -1.8 -1.9 : 2.2
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.4 percent Aug/14 -1.4 -4.5 : 4.3
GDP per capita 5562 USD Dec/11 5562 429 : 5562
GDP per capita PPP 8607 USD Dec/13 8607 7391 : 9048
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 13.4 percent Feb/14 13.4 9.8 : 16.5
Youth Unemployment Rate 5.9 percent Feb/15 5.9 1.2 : 13.2
Population 2.72 Million Dec/13 2.72 1.63 : 2.72
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 4.5 percent Feb/15 4.5 4.5 : 26.49
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 5.75 percent Jan/15 5.75 5.75 : 33
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -931500 USD Thousand Aug/14 -931500 -1764428 : -496609
Exports 373400 USD Thousand Aug/14 373400 103090 : 796371
Imports 1304900 USD Thousand Aug/14 1304900 826359 : 2468828
Current Account -324 USD Million Aug/14 -324 -2124 : 2793
Current Account to GDP -10 percent Dec/13 -10 -20.4 : -2.8
Remittances 2065 USD Million Dec/13 2065 968 : 2065
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -1.8 percent of GDP Dec/13 -1.8 -6.72 : 0.7
Government Debt to GDP 139 percent Dec/13 139 87.31 : 147
Credit Rating 25  25 :
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Gasoline Prices 0.85 USD/Liter Feb/15 0.85 0.37 : 1.2
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/14 25 25 : 33.33
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/14 25 25 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 16.5 percent Jan/14 16.5 16.5 : 17.5
Social Security Rate 18 percent Jan/14 18 18 : 18
Social Security Rate For Companies 11.5 percent Jan/14 11.5 11.5 : 11.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.5 percent Jan/14 6.5 6.5 : 6.5




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