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World > North America > Jamaica > Ranking Positions (Facts)

Jamaica - Ranking Positions (Facts)

 RANKING  VALUE  POSITION
Geography
Area - total 10,991.00 sq km 166
Area - land 10,831.00 sq km 159
Area - water 160.00 sq km 128
Land boundaries 0.00 km 161
Coastline 1,022.00 km 80
Elevation extremes - highest point 2,256 m 111
Land use - arable land 15.83 % 75
Land use - permanent crops 10.01 % 29
Land use - other 74.16 % 156
People
Population 2,780,132 138
Age structure: 0-14 years 32.50 % 86
Age structure: 15-64 years 60.10 % 141
Age structure: 65 years and over 7.40 % 77
Population growth rate 0.78 % 134
Birth rate 20.44 births/1,000 population 97
Death rate 6.59 deaths/1,000 population 71
Net migration rate -6.07 migrant(s)/1,000 population 11
Sex ratio - total population 0.98 male(s)/female 110
Infant mortality rate 15.73 deaths/1,000 live births 83
Life expectancy at birth - total population 73.12 years 88
Life expectancy at birth - male 71.43 years 78
Life expectancy at birth - female 74.90 years 106
Total fertility rate 2.36 children born/woman 106
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 1.20 % 113
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS 22,000 89
HIV/AIDS - deaths 900 78
Literacy - total population 87.90 % 123
Economy
GDP - real growth rate 2.30 % 175
GDP per capita - purchasing power parity 4,600 $ 126
GDP - composition by sector (agriculture) 5.20 % 136
GDP - composition by sector (industry) 27.30 % 99
GDP - composition by sector (services) 67.50 % 52
Population below poverty line 14.80 % 24
Household income or consumption by percentage share - lowest 10% 2.40 % 61
Household income or consumption by percentage share - highest 10% 30.30 % 59
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 5.80 % 131
Labor force 1,100,000 130
Unemployment rate 11.30 % 116
Budget - revenues 2,850,000,000 $ 106
Electricity - production 6,913,000,000 kWh 98
Electricity - consumption 6,429,000,000 kWh 99
Electricity - exports 0 kWh 83
Exports 2,087,000,000 $ 121
Imports 4,682,000,000 $ 101
Debt - external 7,384,000,000 $ 86
Communications
Telephones - main lines in use 319,000 110
Telephones - mobile cellular 2,804,000 82
Internet users 1,232,000 71
Transportation
Roadways - total 20,996.00 km 107
Airports with paved runways - total 11 102
Airports - with unpaved runways - total 24 106
Military
Military expenditures - percent of GDP 0.60 % 152


Facts at a Glance: Geography - People - Government - Economy - Communications - Transportation - Military - Climate - Current Time - Ranking Positions - Jamaican Dollar Exchange Rates
Notes and Commentary: People - Economy - Government and Political Conditions - Foreign Relations - Relations with U.S.



Facts at a Glance
Geography
People
Government
Economy
Communications
Transportation
Military
Climate
Current Time
Ranking Positions
Jamaican Dollar Exchange Rates


Notes and Commentary
People
Economy
Government and Political Conditions
Foreign Relations
Relations with U.S.





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