Point Information
Country Name Jamaica
Short Name Jamaica
Capital Kingston
Largest city Kingston
Official languages English
National Languages Jamaican Patois (de facto)
Religion 68.9% Christian, 21.3% None, 6.5% Other (including Afro-American religions, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, and Jewish), 2.3% Not stated, 1.1% Rastafarian
Demonym(s) Jamaican
Government Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
President Governor-General  – Patrick Allen
Vice President Prime Minister – Andrew Holness
House Speaker  Marisa Dalrymple-Philibert
Chief Justice Bryan Sykes
Total Area 10,991 km2 (4,244 sq mi)
Water (%) 1.5
Total Land Area (%) 10,826.13 km2
Population 2,726,667 (2018 estimate)
GDP (PPP) $26.981 billion (2018 estimate)
GDP (Nominal) $15.424 billion  (2018 estimate)
Currency Jamaican dollar (JMD)
Time zone UTC-5
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Mains Electricity 110 V – 50 Hz
Driving side left
Calling code +1-876
+1-658 (Overlay of 876; active in November 2018)
ISO 3166 code JM
Internet TLD .jm
Political Parties People’s National Party (PNP)

Jamaica Labour Party (JLP)

National Democratic Movement

New Nation Coalition

Independence Day 6 August 1962
Tallest Building Le Meridien Jamaica Pegasus

Scotiabank Centre

Sunset Jamaica Grande II

Wyndham Kingston Jamaica

Richest Persons Joseph  Matalon

Michael Lee-Chin

Chris Blackwell

Paula Kerr-Jarrett

Top Website Google.com.jm













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