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Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica Consumer Price Index Cpi at 236.30 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index Cpi in Jamaica increased to 236.30 Index Points in December from 235.60 Index Points in November of 2016.
Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica Inflation Rate MoM at 0.30 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Jamaica increased 0.30 percent in December of 2016 over the previous month.
Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica Inflation Rate at 1.70 percent  
The inflation rate in Jamaica was recorded at 1.70 percent in December of 2016.
Tuesday January 17 2017
Jamaica GDP Growth Rate at 0.90 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Jamaica expanded 0.90 percent in the third quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Tuesday January 10 2017
Jamaica Personal Income Tax Rate at 25.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Jamaica stands at 25 percent.
Friday January 06 2017
Jamaica Interest Rate at 5.00 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Jamaica was last recorded at 5 percent.
Thursday January 05 2017
Jamaica Gasoline Prices at 0.76 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Jamaica decreased to 0.76 USD/Liter in December from 0.79 USD/Liter in November of 2016.
Thursday January 05 2017
Jamaica GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.00 percent  
The Jamaican economy advanced 2 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2016, following a 1.4 percent expansion in the previous period. It is the highest growth rate since the second quarter of 2014, boosted by production of both goods and services. Agriculture, forestry and fishing grew by 29.1 percent (9.4 percent in Q2); mining and quarrying advanced 2 percent (-1.9 percent in Q2) and manufacturing edged up 0.1 percent (0.6 percent in Q2). Increases were also recorded for electricity and water supply (2.5 percent vs 5 percent in Q2); hotels and restaurants (2.2 percent vs 1.3 percent in Q2); transport (0.5 percent vs 0.7 percent in Q2); wholesale and retail trade (0.5 percent, the same as in Q2). In contrast, construction shrank 0.7 percent (+1.6 percent in Q2). On a quarterly basis, the economy expanded 0.9 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica GDP per capita at 4997.78 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Jamaica was last recorded at 4997.78 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Jamaica is equivalent to 40 percent of the world's average.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica GDP per capita PPP at 8528.90 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Jamaica was last recorded at 8528.90 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Jamaica, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 48 percent of the world's average.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Government Budget at -0.70 percent of GDP  
Jamaica recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 0.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Government Debt to GDP at 128.40 percent  
Jamaica recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 128.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Imports at 1065500.00 USD Thousand  
Imports in Jamaica increased to 1065500 USD Thousand in the second quarter of 2016 from 947800 USD Thousand in the first quarter of 2016.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Balance of Trade at -723200.00 USD Thousand  
Jamaica recorded a trade deficit of 723200 USD Thousand in the second quarter of 2016.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Competitiveness Index at 4.13 Points  
Jamaica scored 4.13 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Competitiveness Rank at 75.00  
Jamaica is the 75 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Corporate Tax Rate at 25.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Jamaica stands at 25 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Corruption Index at 41.00 Points  
Jamaica scored 41 points out of 100 on the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Corruption Rank at 69.00  
Jamaica is the 69 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Current Account at 6.00 USD Million  
Jamaica recorded a Current Account surplus of 6 USD Million in June of 2016.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Current Account to GDP at -2.30 percent  
Jamaica recorded a Current Account deficit of 2.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Jamaica at 4.90 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Jamaica decreased to 4.90 percent in 2015 from 5.27 percent in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Jamaica at 67.00  
Ease of Doing Business in Jamaica deteriorated to 67 in 2016 from 65 in 2015.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Exports at 342000.00 USD Thousand  
Exports in Jamaica increased to 342000 USD Thousand in the second quarter of 2016 from 267000 USD Thousand in the first quarter of 2016.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica GDP at 14.01 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Jamaica was worth 14.01 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Jamaica represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Remittances at 2226.00 USD Million  
Remittances in Jamaica increased to 2226 USD Million in 2015 from 2157 USD Million in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 16.50 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Jamaica stands at 16.50 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Social Security Rate at 18.75 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Jamaica stands at 18.75 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Social Security Rate For Companies at 12.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Jamaica stands at 12 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Social Security Rate For Employees at 6.75 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Jamaica stands at 6.75 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Terrorism Index at 0.12  
Terrorism Index in Jamaica decreased to 0.12 in 2015 from 0.23 in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Population at 2.79 Million  
The total population in Jamaica was estimated at 2.8 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Youth Unemployment Rate at 27.40 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Jamaica decreased to 27.40 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 29.20 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Jamaica Unemployment Rate at 12.90 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Jamaica decreased to 12.90 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 13.70 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday December 26 2016
Jamaica Capital Flows at -6.00 USD Million  
Jamaica recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 6 USD Million in June of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Jamaica | Credit Rating at 23.75  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Jamaica stands at B with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Jamaica was last set at B3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Jamaica was last reported at B with stable outlook.
Wednesday September 28 2016
Jamaica Tourist Arrivals at 262461.00 people  
Tourist Arrivals in Jamaica decreased to 262461 people in May from 320502 people in April of 2016.
Tuesday June 14 2016
Jamaica Military Expenditure at 118.70 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Jamaica decreased to 118.70 USD Million in 2015 from 121.30 USD Million in 2014.
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