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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Jamaica 2018

Public debt in Jamaica goes down

In 2018 Jamaica public debt was 12,662 million euros 14,954 million dollars, has decreased 798 251 million since 2017.

This amount means that the debt in 2018 reached 94.36% of Jamaica GDP, a 6.76 percentage point fall from 2017, when it was 101.12% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Jamaica debt. It has risen since 2008 in global debt terms, when it was 12,045 million euros 17,716 million dollars although it has fallen as a percentage of GDP, when it amounted to 127.02%.

According to the last data point published, Jamaica per capita debt in 2018 was 4,315 euros5,095 dollars per inhabitant. In 2017 it was 4,608 euros 5,206 dollars, afterwards dropping by 293 euros 111dollars, and if we again check 2008 we can see that then the debt per person was 4,430 euros6,516 dollars .

The position of Jamaica, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2018 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 166 in the list of debt to GDP and 121 in debt per capita, out of the 186 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: Evolution of debt
DateDebtDebtDebt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
201812,66214,95494.36%4,315€5,095$
201713,46015,205101.12%4,608€5,206$
201614,71716,290113.64%5,064€5,605$
201515,82117,553121.92%5,622€6,238$
201414,64319,453137.98%5,231€6,950$
201315,19620,181139.07%5,458€7,249$
201217,06821,929145.79%6,164€7,919$
201114,78220,577140.46%5,366€7,469$
201014,33919,010141.86%5,231€6,935$
200912,61917,600141.93%4,622€6,447$
200812,04517,716127.02%4,430€6,516$
200711,11315,230114.48%4,104€5,624$
200611,51814,462117.12%4,272€5,364$
200511,52514,338124.66%4,297€5,346$
200410,08712,547119.94%3,783€4,706$
200310,73912,148123.20%4,057€4,589$
200212,57311,889118.41%4,786€4,526$
200111,36010,174108.01%4,361€3,906$
20009,1918,48991.81%3,560€3,288$
19997,1337,60282.75%2,787€2,971$
Jamaica: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Jamaica: Evolution of debt in millions