Jamaica

  • Jamaica
  • Jamaica
  • Jamaica

System of governmentconstitutional monarchy based on parlamentarism
Country codeJM, JAM
FlagJamaica
Capital cityKingston
CurrencyJamaican dollar (JMD)
Predominant religionProtestant Christianity
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
Population2 709 300 people
(138. place in the world)
Area10 990 km2
(161. place in the world)
Density247 people per km2
(36. place in the world)
GDP per capita9 065 USD per capita
(110. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 2,038
(82. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 43
(73. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,732
(96. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 68,6
(36. place in the world)
Life expectancy76,1 years
(61. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 45,5
(132. place in the world)
CO2 emissions7,546 Mt CO2/year
(115. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km2687 t CO2/km2/year
(39. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita2,8 t CO2/per capita/year
(87. place in the world)
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