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Map of Jamaica

Map of Jamaica

Demonym: Jamaican
Motto: Out of Many, One People
Population: 2,930,050 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 0.69% (2014)
Government: parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Capital City: Kingston
Capital Coordinates: 17°59′N 76°48′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC-5
Currency: Jamaican Dollar
Currency Code: JMD
Currencies Issued: dollar pound
GDP: $14.8 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $5,402 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 0.40% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 9.40% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 16.30% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $14.7 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: JM
Internet Country Code: .jm
Number of Internet Users: 1581000 (2009)
Calling Code: 1876
Electrical Generation Capacity: 1175000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1962 from United Kingdom
Area: 10,991 square km (10,831 km land) (160 km water)
Coastline: 1,022 km
Lowest Point: Caribbean Sea (0 m)
Highest Point: Blue Mountain Peak (2,256 m)
Life Expectancy: 73.48 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 2.05 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 13.69 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 1.70% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 24.10% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.727 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.3 (2011)
Literacy: 87.90 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 4

Number of coins in catalogue: 19

Number of stamps in catalogue: 14

Location of Jamaica in North America

Regional Map for Jamaica

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