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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Jamaica 2016

National debt fell in Jamaica

In 2016 Jamaica public debt was 14,600 million euros 16,161 million dollars, has decreased 1,022 1,172 million since 2015.

This amount means that the debt in 2016 reached 115.16% of Jamaica GDP, a 5.05 percentage point fall from 2015, when it was 120.21% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Jamaica debt. It has risen since 2006 in global debt terms, when it was 11,518 million euros 14,462 million dollars although it has fallen as a percentage of GDP, when it amounted to 121.98%.

According to the last data point published, Jamaica per capita debt in 2016 was 5,188 euros6,074 dollars per inhabitant. In 2015 it was 5,552 euros 6,817 dollars, afterwards dropping by 364 euros 743dollars, and if we again check 2006 we can see that then the debt per person was 4,272 euros4,997 dollars .

The position of Jamaica, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2016 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 176 in the list of debt to GDP and 132 in debt per capita, out of the 185 we publish.

In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in Jamaica. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about Jamaica in economy of Jamaica.

Jamaica: Debt evolution
 Millions €Millions $% GDP€ Per Capita$ Per Capita
201614,60016,161115.16%5,188
201515,62217,333120.21%5,5526,074
201414,63919,448137.63%5,2306,817
201315,34820,384140.47%5,5137,167
201216,97721,812145.12%6,1317,736
201114,77020,559140.38%5,3617,343
201014,35119,025142.00%5,2366,833
200912,62317,606141.93%4,6246,295
200812,03617,703127.02%4,4276,420
200711,11315,230118.00%4,1045,385
200611,51814,462121.98%4,2725,188
200511,01713,706124.54%4,1084,997
200410,08412,543125.00%3,7824,569
200310,72812,135129.30%4,0534,393
200212,58011,896123.14%4,7894,375
200111,36010,174112.41%4,3613,812
20009,1918,48995.71%3,5603,223
19997,1337,60286.44%2,7872,870
Jamaica: Debt evolution as percent of GDP

Jamaica: Debt evolution Millions