Jamaica Basic Facts  

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Population 2006........................................................2,758,124
GDP per capita 2006 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$)..........4,600
GDP 2006 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$ billions)................ 12.7
Unemployment.....................................................................11.3%

Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... .9
Labor force (%) ....... 1.5

Total Area...................................................................4,411 sq. mi.
Poverty (% of population below national poverty line)......34
Urban population (% of total population) ............................... 55
Life expectancy at birth (years)..................................................... 75
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................ 12
Child malnutrition (% of children under 5) ..............................10
Access to safe water (% of population) ..................................... 93
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) ............................................14

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