Jamaica | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference
Currency 128 Mar/17
Stock Market 218737 points Mar/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 % Sep/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2 % Sep/16
GDP 14.26 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP per capita 5001 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 8540 USD Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 12.9 % Sep/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 27.4 % Sep/16
Population 2.79 Million Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 3.6 % Feb/17
Consumer Price Index Cpi 238 Index Points Feb/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 % Feb/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 5 % Feb/17
Deposit Interest Rate 4.9 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -723200 USD Thousand Jun/16
Exports 342000 USD Thousand Jun/16
Imports 1065500 USD Thousand Jun/16
Current Account 6 USD Million Jun/16
Current Account to GDP -2.3 % Dec/15
Remittances 2226 USD Million Dec/15
Capital Flows -6 USD Million Jun/16
Terrorism Index 0.12 Dec/15
Tourist Arrivals 262461 people May/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 128 % Dec/15
Government Budget -0.7 % of GDP Dec/14
Credit Rating 23.75
Military Expenditure 119 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Competitiveness Index 4.13 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 75 Dec/17
Corruption Index 39 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 83 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 67 Dec/16
Consumer Last Reference
Gasoline Prices 0.77 USD/Liter Feb/17
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 25 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 16.5 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 18.75 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Companies 12 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.75 % Dec/16




Economic Indicators for Jamaica including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Jamaica economy. 3/28/2017