Markets Last Reference
Currency 150 May/21
Stock Market (points) 426388 May/21

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.9 Dec/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -8.3 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.7 Dec/20
Inflation Rate (%) 4.5 Mar/21
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Mar/21
Balance of Trade (USD Thousand) -791489 Sep/20
Current Account (USD Million) 38.4 Sep/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.9 Dec/19
Government Debt to GDP (%) 110 Dec/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.4 Dec/19
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/20
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 46821 May/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 814 May/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 22517 May/21

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.9 Dec/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -8.3 Dec/20
GDP (USD Billion) 16.46 Dec/19
GDP per capita (USD) 4867 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 9762 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (USD Million) 180574 Dec/20
GDP From Agriculture (USD Million) 12798 Dec/20
GDP From Construction (USD Million) 15831 Dec/20
GDP From Manufacturing (USD Million) 16730 Dec/20
GDP From Mining (USD Million) 3443 Dec/20
GDP From Public Administration (USD Million) 23802 Dec/20
GDP From Services (USD Million) 31991 Dec/20
GDP From Transport (USD Million) 19130 Dec/20
GDP From Utilities (USD Million) 5549 Dec/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.7 Dec/20
Youth Unemployment Rate (%) 28 Sep/20
Population (Million) 2.73 Dec/19
Employed Persons 1155800 Dec/20
Employment Rate (%) 89.3 Dec/20
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 61.3 Sep/20
Unemployed Persons 137800 Dec/20

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 4.5 Mar/21
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 108 Mar/21
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 113 Mar/21
Cpi Transportation (points) 102 Mar/21
Food Inflation (%) 6.9 Mar/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.1 Mar/21

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate (doses per 100 people) 4.57 May/21
Coronavirus Vaccination Total (doses) 135473 May/21
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 46821 May/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 814 May/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 22517 May/21

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Mar/21
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 2.5 Dec/20
Central Bank Balance Sheet (JMD Million ) 998283 Jan/21
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 4026 Mar/21
Money Supply M1 (JMD Million ) 258036 May/19
Money Supply M2 (JMD Million ) 560700 May/19

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Thousand) -791489 Sep/20
Current Account (USD Million) 38.4 Sep/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.9 Dec/19
Exports (USD Thousand) 297551 Sep/20
Imports (USD Thousand) 1089040 Sep/20
Remittances (USD Million) 2415 Dec/19
Capital Flows (USD Million) -149 Sep/20
External Debt (USD Million) 12709 Sep/20
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 22.1 Sep/20
Terrorism Index 0.23 Dec/19
Tourist Arrivals (people) 90164 Dec/20

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 110 Dec/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.4 Dec/19
Credit Rating 33 May/21
Government Debt (USD Million) 2170441 Feb/21
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 252 Dec/19

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) 44 Dec/20
Corruption Rank 69 Dec/20
Ease of Doing Business 71 Dec/19

Consumer Last Reference
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.93 Apr/21
Private Sector Credit (JMD Million ) 1058532 Dec/20


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