Jamaica GDP Growth Rate 1967-2020

Annual percentage growth rate of GDP at market prices based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2010 U.S. dollars. 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.
  • Jamaica gdp growth rate for 2019 was 0.70%, a 1.24% decline from 2018.
  • Jamaica gdp growth rate for 2018 was 1.94%, a 0.94% increase from 2017.
  • Jamaica gdp growth rate for 2017 was 1.00%, a 0.37% decline from 2016.
  • Jamaica gdp growth rate for 2016 was 1.38%, a 0.45% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Growth (%)
Tuvalu 9.76%
Armenia 7.60%
China 6.11%
Dominica 5.66%
Maldives 5.22%
Dominican Republic 5.09%
Guyana 4.70%
Kazakhstan 4.50%
Iraq 4.40%
Malaysia 4.33%
Serbia 4.19%
Romania 4.08%
Guatemala 3.85%
Montenegro 3.62%
Mauritius 3.55%
North Macedonia 3.55%
Samoa 3.47%
Gabon 3.39%
Bulgaria 3.37%
Colombia 3.32%
Grenada 3.13%
Botswana 2.97%
Bosnia 2.58%
Libya 2.54%
Thailand 2.37%
Azerbaijan 2.22%
Albania 2.21%
Peru 2.15%
Costa Rica 2.08%
Jordan 2.00%
St. Lucia 1.73%
Russia 1.34%
Belarus 1.22%
Brazil 1.14%
Fiji 1.06%
Turkey 0.88%
Algeria 0.80%
Jamaica 0.70%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 0.34%
Belize 0.27%
South Africa 0.15%
Ecuador 0.05%
Nauru 0.00%
Paraguay -0.03%
Mexico -0.15%
Suriname -0.77%
Namibia -1.13%
Equatorial Guinea -5.58%
Lebanon -5.64%
Jamaica GDP Growth Rate - Historical Data
Year GDP Growth (%) Annual Change
2019 0.70% -1.24%
2018 1.94% 0.94%
2017 1.00% -0.37%
2016 1.38% 0.45%
2015 0.92% 0.23%
2014 0.69% 0.19%
2013 0.50% 1.12%
2012 -0.61% -2.34%
2011 1.73% 3.20%
2010 -1.47% 2.87%
2009 -4.34% -3.53%
2008 -0.81% -2.24%
2007 1.43% -1.47%
2006 2.90% 2.01%
2005 0.89% -0.43%
2004 1.32% -2.34%
2003 3.67% 1.67%
2002 2.00% 0.65%
2001 1.34% 0.47%
2000 0.88% -0.17%
1999 1.05% 3.38%
1998 -2.33% -1.19%
1997 -1.14% -1.03%
1996 -0.11% -2.46%
1995 2.35% 0.97%
1994 1.38% -8.03%
1993 9.42% 7.46%
1992 1.96% -2.88%
1991 4.84% 0.64%
1990 4.20% -2.97%
1989 7.17% 3.20%
1988 3.97% -3.88%
1987 7.85% 5.97%
1986 1.88% 4.83%
1985 -2.94% -1.40%
1984 -1.54% -3.45%
1983 1.91% -0.16%
1982 2.07% -0.57%
1981 2.64% 8.35%
1980 -5.71% -4.65%
1979 -1.06% -1.01%
1978 -0.05% 2.54%
1977 -2.60% 4.10%
1976 -6.69% -6.44%
1975 -0.26% 3.97%
1974 -4.23% 1.26%
1973 -5.49% -23.49%
1972 18.01% 15.55%
1971 2.46% -9.61%
1970 12.06% 6.49%
1969 5.57% -0.17%
1968 5.74% 3.94%
1967 1.81% 3.94%