Jamaica Jamaica

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Jamaica, is a country located at Caribbean, it has an area of 10,990 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Jamaica, with a population of 2,961,161 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 269 people per km2.

It's capital is Kingston and its currency is Jamaican dollars

Jamaica is holding the 132 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 12,105 millions of euros (14,319 millions of dollars), ( 91.5% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €4,088 euros per inhabitant$4,836 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Jamaica, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.734 points in 2019, leaving it in 101th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Jamaica are business, you must know it's in the 75th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Jamaica, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Kingston: Monthly Temp.
Kingston: Monthly Rainfall
Jamaica Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€12,256M
Annual GDP [+]2020$13,967M
GDP per capita [+]2020€4,139
GDP per capita [+]2020$4,717
Debt (M.€.) [+]202112,105
Debt ($M) [+]202114,319
Debt (%GDP) [+]202191.50%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€4,088
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$4,836
Deficit (M.€) [+]202135
Deficit ($M) [+]202141
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20210.27%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20213,975.2
Expenditure ($M) [+]20214,702.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020662.2
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2020754.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201917.31%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017507.2
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017571.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201713.32%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020212.6
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020242.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20205.43%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202130.05%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€1,342
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$1,588
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€224
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$255
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€176
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$199
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€72
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$82
Moody's Rating [+]11/23/2021B2
S&P Rating [+]10/04/2021B+
Fitch Rating [+]04/10/2020B+
Corruption Index [+]202144
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201980º
Fragile States Index [+]201863.1
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201858º
Innovation Ranking [+]201881º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2021Q18.9%
Unemployed [+]2021Q1116K
NMW [+]2018$235.2
Human Capital Ranking [+]201783º
Business
Doing Business [+]201975º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20195,232
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20192.62
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201569.88
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202027.7%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201916.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202025.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20182,473,000
Exports [+]2021€1,135.6M
Exports [+]2021$1,343.1M
Exports % GDP [+]20208.70%
Imports [+]2021€4,733.7M
Imports [+]2021$5,598.5M
Imports % GDP [+]202033.56%
Trade balance [+]2021€-3,598.0M
Trade balance [+]2021$-4,255.4M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-24.86%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2020269
Global Peace Ranking [+]202174º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20172,521.8
% Immigrant [+]20190.86%
% Emigrant [+]201940.64%
Birth Rate [+]201915.91‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201742.4
Crude death rate [+]20197.59‰
Fertility Rate [+]20191.97
% risk of poverty [+]201219.9%
Population [+]20202,961,161
Immigrant stock [+]201923,468
Emigrant stock [+]20191,111,021
HDI [+]20190.734
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202041º
Life expectancy [+]201974.48
Suicides [+]201540
Suicide rate [+]20151.48
Number of homicides [+]20191,339
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201945.42
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20202.71
Consumption GWh [+]20193,051
Generation GWh [+]20204,016
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/23/20223,032
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/23/2022134,660
Fully vaccinated [+]05/22/2022695,647
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/23/20221,023.92
Doses administered [+]05/22/20221,432,806