Jamaica | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference
Currency 127 Aug/16
Stock Market 158493 points Aug/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate -0.6 % Mar/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.8 % Mar/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 13.3 % Mar/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 30.2 % Mar/16
Population 2.79 Million Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.2 % Jul/16
Consumer Price Index Cpi 232 Index Points Jul/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.5 % Jul/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 5 % Jul/16
Deposit Interest Rate 5.27 % Dec/14
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -761100 USD Thousand Dec/15
Exports 293600 USD Thousand Dec/15
Imports 1054700 USD Thousand Dec/15
Current Account -72.9 USD Million Dec/15
Current Account to GDP -2.3 % Dec/15
Remittances 2160 USD Million Dec/14
Terrorism Index 0.23 Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 133 % Dec/14
Government Budget -0.7 % of GDP Dec/14
Credit Rating 23.75
Military Expenditure 119 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Competitiveness Index 3.97 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 86 Dec/16
Corruption Index 41 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 69 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 64 Dec/15
Consumer Last Reference
Gasoline Prices 0.83 USD/Liter Jul/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 25 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 16.5 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate 18.75 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 12 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.75 % Dec/15




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. 8/24/2016