Currency

Jamaican dollar (J$), US dollar (US$)

GDP

US$14.01 billion

If Jamaica Were 100 People

  • 92 would be black
  • 6 would be mixed
  • 1 would be East Indian
  • 1 would be other

Inflation

1.6%

Language Spoken

English, Patois (pa-twa)

Percentage: Religion

  • 66 Protestant
  • 21 none
  • 2 Jehovah's Witness
  • 1 Rastafari
  • 1 Roman Catholic
  • 9 other

Population

2.68 million

Time

Eastern Standard Time (GMT/UTC minus five hours)

Population per Sq Km

  • Jamaica: 252
  • UK: 269
  • USA: 35