Jamaica - GDP per capita

GDP per capita (current US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (current US$) in Jamaica was $5,335.06 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $5,335.06 in 2011 and $429.14 in 1960.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1960 $429.14
1961 $452.83
1962 $463.36
1963 $484.30
1964 $517.62
1965 $552.36
1966 $615.08
1967 $636.41
1968 $594.31
1969 $645.68
1970 $751.59
1971 $812.32
1972 $974.02
1973 $974.33
1974 $1,196.02
1975 $1,420.99
1976 $1,455.57
1977 $1,578.00
1978 $1,271.22
1979 $1,152.52
1980 $1,256.16
1981 $1,377.71
1982 $1,496.98
1983 $1,615.17
1984 $1,041.08
1985 $908.76
1986 $1,179.28
1987 $1,398.37
1988 $1,624.66
1989 $1,854.79
1990 $1,921.43
1991 $1,706.62
1992 $1,459.10
1993 $2,003.76
1994 $2,007.37
1995 $2,344.14
1996 $2,600.60
1997 $2,948.83
1998 $3,419.20
1999 $3,430.43
2000 $3,479.06
2001 $3,495.30
2002 $3,713.09
2003 $3,591.51
2004 $3,856.27
2005 $4,178.91
2006 $4,441.30
2007 $4,747.12
2008 $4,865.68
2009 $4,456.52
2010 $4,966.21
2011 $5,335.06

GDP per capita (current LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (current LCU) in Jamaica was 458,814.90 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 458,814.90 in 2011 and a minimum value of 306.53 in 1960.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 306.53
1961 323.45
1962 330.97
1963 345.93
1964 369.73
1965 394.55
1966 439.34
1967 460.89
1968 495.26
1969 538.07
1970 626.32
1971 676.50
1972 747.52
1973 879.26
1974 1,087.29
1975 1,291.80
1976 1,323.25
1977 1,434.55
1978 1,796.56
1979 2,033.94
1980 2,237.74
1981 2,454.29
1982 2,666.74
1983 3,120.85
1984 4,104.79
1985 5,051.40
1986 6,459.87
1987 7,672.39
1988 8,917.02
1989 10,655.10
1990 13,803.57
1991 20,677.24
1992 33,501.35
1993 49,990.80
1994 66,415.68
1995 82,378.12
1996 96,533.07
1997 104,401.70
1998 124,971.90
1999 133,937.50
2000 148,559.20
2001 160,769.80
2002 179,772.90
2003 207,377.20
2004 235,993.10
2005 264,107.00
2006 294,458.00
2007 330,874.00
2008 371,251.10
2009 396,184.60
2010 427,093.90
2011 458,814.90

GDP per capita (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (constant 2000 US$) in Jamaica was 3,505 as of 2001. Over the past 35 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 3,939 in 1972 and 2,561 in 1985.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in constant U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1966 2,761
1967 2,779
1968 2,907
1969 3,033
1970 3,355
1971 3,390
1972 3,939
1973 3,664
1974 3,456
1975 3,401
1976 3,135
1977 3,021
1978 2,989
1979 2,924
1980 2,720
1981 2,754
1982 2,762
1983 2,764
1984 2,675
1985 2,561
1986 2,581
1987 2,767
1988 2,869
1989 3,051
1990 3,159
1991 3,290
1992 3,331
1993 3,618
1994 3,640
1995 3,695
1996 3,647
1997 3,571
1998 3,457
1999 3,469
2000 3,479
2001 3,505

GDP per capita (constant LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (constant LCU) in Jamaica was 330,874 as of 2007. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 338,652 in 1972 and a minimum value of 220,180 in 1985.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1966 237,417
1967 238,928
1968 249,907
1969 260,803
1970 288,504
1971 291,443
1972 338,652
1973 315,016
1974 297,170
1975 292,412
1976 269,528
1977 259,762
1978 257,014
1979 251,409
1980 233,836
1981 236,756
1982 237,503
1983 237,641
1984 229,963
1985 220,180
1986 221,953
1987 237,870
1988 246,715
1989 262,353
1990 271,646
1991 282,890
1992 286,398
1993 311,061
1994 312,931
1995 317,702
1996 313,557
1997 307,028
1998 297,196
1999 298,267
2000 299,134
2001 301,365
2007 330,874

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

Definition: GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as the U.S. dollar has in the United States. GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 7,083

GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $)

Definition: GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as the U.S. dollar has in the United States. GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in constant 2005 international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 7,083

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts