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Analysis:

OVERVIEW: JAMAICA

 

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Profile

Profile:

PROFILE: JAMAICA

- Timeline

- Political structure

- Population,

- Education  

- Health

- Welfare

- Main cities

- Languages spoken

- Media

- Economy

- Agriculture

- Industry and manufacturing

- Tourism

- Mining,

- Hydrocarbons

- Energy

- Financial markets

- Banking and insurance

- Time

- Geography

- Climate

- Dress codes

- Entry requirements

- Health (for visitors)

- Hotels

- Credit cards

- Public holidays

- Working hours

- Telecommunications

- Electricity

- Social customs and useful tips

- Security

- Getting there

- Getting about

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Key Facts

Key Facts:

Key Facts
Official name: Jamaica
Head of State: Queen Elizabeth II (since 1952); represented by Governor General Patrick Allen (from 26 Feb 2009)
Head of government: Prime Minister Andrew Holness (elected 25 Feb 2016, to be sworn in 1 Mar)
Ruling party: Jamaican Labour Party (JLP) (from 25 Feb 2016)
Area: 10,989 square km
Population: 2.80 million (2014)*
Capital: Kingston
Official language: English
Currency: Jamaican dollar (J$) = 100 cents
Exchange rate: J$117.74 per US$ (Sep 2015)
GDP per capita: US$4,926 (2014)*
GDP real growth: 0.52% (2014)*
GDP: US$13.79 billion (2014)*
Labour force: 1.25 million (2010)
Unemployment: 15.28% (2014)*
Inflation: 7.09% (2014)
Balance of trade: -US$3.72 billion (2014)
* estimated figure

















 

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