Jamaica - GDP per capita

GDP per capita (current US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (current US$) in Jamaica was $5,106.08 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $5,445.90 in 2012 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.

See also:

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 $1,692.08
1992 $1,457.21
1993 $1,990.87
1994 $1,995.06
1995 $2,330.36
1996 $2,591.49
1997 $2,940.06
1998 $3,409.88
1999 $3,416.78
2000 $3,448.45
2001 $3,487.90
2002 $3,706.78
2003 $3,581.16
2004 $3,853.61
2005 $4,238.32
2006 $4,487.50
2007 $4,816.60
2008 $5,119.35
2009 $4,489.27
2010 $4,902.04
2011 $5,332.47
2012 $5,445.90
2013 $5,226.22
2014 $5,106.08

GDP per capita (current LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (current LCU) in Jamaica was 567,897.90 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 567,897.90 in 2014 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 33,501.34
1993 49,990.79
1994 66,415.68
1995 82,378.12
1996 96,533.09
1997 104,401.70
1998 124,971.90
1999 133,937.60
2000 148,559.20
2001 160,722.40
2002 179,927.00
2003 207,456.60
2004 236,380.70
2005 264,894.80
2006 295,636.50
2007 332,634.10
2008 373,302.60
2009 397,255.80
2010 428,339.80
2011 459,019.40
2012 484,630.20
2013 526,645.80
2014 567,897.90

GDP per capita (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (constant 2005 US$) in Jamaica was 4,113 as of 2014. Over the past 48 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 4,472 in 1972 and 2,907 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 2005 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1966 3,135
1967 3,155
1968 3,300
1969 3,444
1970 3,810
1971 3,848
1972 4,472
1973 4,160
1974 3,924
1975 3,861
1976 3,559
1977 3,430
1978 3,394
1979 3,320
1980 3,088
1981 3,126
1982 3,136
1983 3,138
1984 3,037
1985 2,907
1986 2,931
1987 3,141
1988 3,258
1989 3,464
1990 3,587
1991 3,735
1992 3,782
1993 4,107
1994 4,132
1995 4,195
1996 4,140
1997 4,054
1998 3,924
1999 3,938
2000 3,950
2001 3,978
2002 4,043
2003 4,176
2004 4,216
2005 4,238
2006 4,346
2007 4,392
2008 4,345
2009 4,138
2010 4,062
2011 4,118
2012 4,082
2013 4,094
2014 4,113

GDP per capita (constant LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (constant LCU) in Jamaica was 311,470 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 48 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 259,763
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 286,399
1993 311,061
1994 312,931
1995 317,702
1996 313,558
1997 307,028
1998 297,197
1999 298,268
2000 299,134
2001 301,276
2002 306,154
2003 316,237
2004 319,273
2005 320,975
2006 329,105
2007 332,634
2008 329,063
2009 313,393
2010 307,644
2011 311,900
2012 309,106
2013 310,014
2014 311,470

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) in Jamaica was 8,878 as of 2014. Over the past 24 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 8,878 in 2014 and 4,774 in 1990.

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 based on the 2011 ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

See also:

Year Value
1990 4,774
1991 5,137
1992 5,320
1993 5,915
1994 6,077
1995 6,299
1996 6,330
1997 6,304
1998 6,169
1999 6,286
2000 6,447
2001 6,641
2002 6,853
2003 7,219
2004 7,489
2005 7,771
2006 8,213
2007 8,522
2008 8,596
2009 8,249
2010 8,196
2011 8,481
2012 8,556
2013 8,709
2014 8,878

GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2011 international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2011 international $) in Jamaica was 8,470 as of 2014. Over the past 24 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 9,045 in 2007 and 7,387 in 1990.

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 2011 international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

See also:

Year Value
1990 7,387
1991 7,692
1992 7,788
1993 8,458
1994 8,509
1995 8,639
1996 8,526
1997 8,349
1998 8,081
1999 8,111
2000 8,134
2001 8,192
2002 8,325
2003 8,599
2004 8,682
2005 8,728
2006 8,949
2007 9,045
2008 8,948
2009 8,522
2010 8,366
2011 8,481
2012 8,405
2013 8,430
2014 8,470

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts