Jamaica | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference
Currency 129 Dec/16
Stock Market 182029 points Dec/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.6 % Jun/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.4 % Jun/16
GDP 14.01 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP per capita 4998 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 8529 USD Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 13.7 % Jun/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 29.2 % Jun/16
Population 2.79 Million Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.8 % Oct/16
Consumer Price Index Cpi 235 Index Points Oct/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 % Oct/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 5 % Sep/16
Deposit Interest Rate 4.9 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -680800 USD Thousand Mar/16
Exports 267000 USD Thousand Mar/16
Imports 947800 USD Thousand Mar/16
Current Account 60.3 USD Million Mar/16
Current Account to GDP -2.3 % Dec/15
Remittances 2226 USD Million Dec/15
Capital Flows -60.3 USD Million Mar/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 41 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 69 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 67 Dec/16
Consumer Last Reference
Gasoline Prices 0.79 USD/Liter Nov/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 25 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 16.5 % Dec/15
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. 12/8/2016