Markets Last Reference
Currency 145 Oct/20
Stock Market (points) 372901 Oct/20

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) -15.7 Jun/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -18.4 Jun/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.3 Mar/20
Inflation Rate (%) 4.9 Sep/20
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Sep/20
Balance of Trade (USD Thousand) -1147418 Sep/19
Current Account (USD Million) 40.69 Mar/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.9 Dec/19
Government Debt to GDP (%) 103 Dec/17
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.4 Dec/19
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/20
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 8600 Oct/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 179 Oct/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 4059 Oct/20

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) -15.7 Jun/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -18.4 Jun/20
GDP (USD Billion) 15.72 Dec/18
GDP per capita (USD) 4867 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 9762 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (USD Million) 191053 Mar/20
GDP From Agriculture (USD Million) 15083 Mar/20
GDP From Construction (USD Million) 14594 Mar/20
GDP From Manufacturing (USD Million) 16629 Mar/20
GDP From Mining (USD Million) 3464 Mar/20
GDP From Public Administration (USD Million) 22862 Mar/20
GDP From Services (USD Million) 33330 Mar/20
GDP From Transport (USD Million) 20326 Mar/20
GDP From Utilities (USD Million) 6177 Mar/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.3 Mar/20
Youth Unemployment Rate (%) 18 Dec/19
Population (Million) 2.73 Dec/19
Employed Persons 1269100 Mar/20
Employment Rate (%) 92.7 Mar/20
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 64.5 Dec/19
Unemployed Persons 100400 Mar/20

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 4.9 Sep/20
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 106 Sep/20
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 105 Sep/20
Cpi Transportation (points) 100 Sep/20
Food Inflation (%) 6.9 Mar/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.2 Sep/20

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Sep/20
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.2 Dec/18
Central Bank Balance Sheet (JMD Million ) 846555 Mar/20
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 3520 Aug/20
Money Supply M1 (JMD Million ) 258036 May/19
Money Supply M2 (JMD Million ) 560700 May/19

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Thousand) -1147418 Sep/19
Current Account (USD Million) 40.69 Mar/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.9 Dec/19
Exports (USD Thousand) 386061 Sep/19
Imports (USD Thousand) 1533479 Sep/19
Remittances (USD Million) 2415 Dec/19
Capital Flows (USD Million) 312 Mar/20
External Debt (USD Million) 13337 Mar/20
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 102 Mar/20
Terrorism Index 0.47 Dec/18
Tourist Arrivals (people) 177318 Mar/20

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 103 Dec/17
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.4 Dec/19
Credit Rating 33 Oct/20
Government Debt (USD Million) 2054365 Jun/20
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 201 Dec/18

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate (%) 16.5 Dec/20
Social Security Rate (%) 18.75 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 12 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 6.75 Dec/20

Business Last Reference
Internet Speed (KBps) 6790 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 166943 Mar/17
Competitiveness Index (Points) 58.25 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 80 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 43 Dec/19
Corruption Rank 74 Dec/19
Ease of Doing Business 71 Dec/19

Consumer Last Reference
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.8 Sep/20
Private Sector Credit (JMD Million ) 1012312 May/20

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 8600 Oct/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 179 Oct/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 4059 Oct/20


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