Jamaica - DEC alternative conversion factor

DEC alternative conversion factor (LCU per US$)

DEC alternative conversion factor (LCU per US$) in Jamaica was 86.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 88.90 in 2009, while its lowest value was 0.71 in 1960.

Definition: The DEC alternative conversion factor is the underlying annual exchange rate used for the World Bank Atlas method. As a rule, it is the official exchange rate reported in the IMF's International Financial Statistics (line rf). Exceptions arise where further refinements are made by World Bank staff. It is expressed in local currency units per U.S. dollar.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics, supplemented by World Bank staff estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1960 0.71
1961 0.71
1962 0.71
1963 0.71
1964 0.71
1965 0.71
1966 0.71
1967 0.72
1968 0.83
1969 0.83
1970 0.83
1971 0.83
1972 0.77
1973 0.90
1974 0.91
1975 0.91
1976 0.91
1977 0.91
1978 1.41
1979 1.76
1980 1.78
1981 1.78
1982 1.78
1983 1.93
1984 3.94
1985 5.56
1986 5.48
1987 5.49
1988 5.49
1989 5.74
1990 7.18
1991 12.12
1992 22.96
1993 24.95
1994 33.09
1995 35.14
1996 37.12
1997 35.40
1998 36.55
1999 39.04
2000 42.70
2001 46.00
2002 48.42
2003 57.74
2004 61.20
2005 63.20
2006 66.30
2007 69.70
2008 76.30
2009 88.90
2010 86.00
2011 86.00

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exchange rates & prices