Jamaica is an island country in the Greater Antilles, south of Cuba. Located in Central America and the Caribbean. Its surface area is 10.990 km². The coastline is 1,022 km. Climate; tropical, warm, humid air is active; in the inner parts of the temperate climate is seen. Its terrain is mostly mountainous, there are narrow plains on the shore. Its capital is Kingston.
Cities in Jamaica
Jamaica phone code: +1
Jamaican Currency: Jamaican Dollar
Kingston, Montego Bay, Accompong, Alligator Pond, Black River, Clarendon Park, Discovery Bay, Falmouth, Hagley Gap, Half Way Tree Monte
The Economy of Jamaica
Jamaica's economy is predominantly based on the services sector. The country's major sources of income are tourism, remittances and boxing. Due to the fact that almost all export materials are made up of raw materials, the Jamaican economy is extremely sensitive to changes in world prices.
The major trading partners of Jamaica are the United States, Trinidad and Tobago, the Republic of China, Japan, Mexico, Canada, the Netherlands, the Russian Federation and the United Kingdom.
Jamaica Export Products
Aluminum Oxide, Aluminum Ore, Hard Liquor, Refined Oil and Coffee.
Jamaica Imports Products
There are Refined Oil, Automobile, Crude Oil, Packaged Medicines and Other Edible Preparations.
Jamaica Exports Countries
United States, Canada, Germany, Russia and the Netherlands.
Jamaica Imports Countries
The United States, China, Trinidad and Tobago, Japan and Mexico.
Jamaica Living Nations
Ethnic distribution of population: Black race 90.9%, East Indian 1.3%, white race 0.2%, Chinese 0.2%, hybrid 7.3%, other 0.1%
Jamaica Languages Spoken
Languages are English, Creole