Jamaica: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 2,720,554 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 0.217 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 49.497 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 54.556 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 13.5 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 75.654 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 4,041,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 3,008,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 374,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 2,119.61 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 69,310 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 32,918.63 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 0 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 0 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 27 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 2,975,000 (2011 )
Highways 22,121 km (2005 )
Internet Hosts 3,906 (2012 )
Internet Users 1,581,000 (2009 )
Telephones 272,100 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationCaribbean, island in the Caribbean Sea, south of Cuba
Total Area10,991 sq. km
Land Area10,831 sq. km
Water Area160 sq. km
Coastline1,022 km
Climatetropical; hot, humid; temperate interior
Terrainmostly mountains, with narrow, discontinuous coastal plain
Lowest PointCaribbean Sea 0 m
Highest Point Blue Mountain Peak 2,256 m

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