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Resources ╗ Globalization guide ╗ Countries ╗ Jamaica

General Information

Name of country: Jamaica
Position: 18 15 N, 77 30 W
Time zone: GMT
Area: 10,990 kmq
Type of government: republic
Capital: Kingston

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Demographic Information

Resident population: 2,665,600 (July 2001)
Rate of population growth: 0.51% (2001)
Languages spoken: English, creole


GDP: $ 9.7 Mld (2000)
GDP growth rate: 0.2% (2000)
GDP per capita: $ 3,700 (2000)
Annual rate of inflation: 8.8% (2000)
Currency: dollar of Jamaica (JMD) - currency converter
Exports: $ 1,7 Bn (f.o.b., 2000)
Imports: $ 3 Bn (f.o.b.; 2000)


Internet ccTLD: .jm - Registration Authority
Resident population online: 60.000 (1999)
% of total resident population online: 2,25%
% of total worldwide population online: 0,01%
Principal country-relevant search engines and Directories: ODP Jamaica, Top 5 Jamaica, Net Search Jamaica, CaribSeek Jamaica, Carib Linkup Jamaica, Internets: Jamaica, Caribbean Search, Caribbean Mag, Search Caribbean, Caribbean Site Directory, FirstYellow

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Resources ╗ Globalization guide ╗ Countries ╗ Jamaica

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