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Jamaica

Parliamentary democracy (under constitutional monarchy)
independent since 1962

Region:

Caribbean

Surface:

10,990 km²

Local name:

Jamaica

Capital:

Kingston


geography

Jamaica is an island nation in the Caribbean Sea. The land has a total area of ​​10,990 km² and a total coastline of 1,022 km. This land mass is roughly 0.7 times the size of Schleswig Holstein. Jamaica is the 27th smallest country in America and ranked 167th worldwide. It is comparatively low at an average height of 340 meters above sea level.

The archipelago consists of 28 islands. Jamaica has no directly neighboring countries. The distance between Berlin and the capital Kingston is approximately 8,450 km.

Current time in Jamaica:

00:00

May 2021


Eastern Standard Time (EST) applies nationwide in Jamaica. Unlike in Germany, however, there is no summer time here. So there is a time difference of -6 hours in winter. In summer, however, the time difference is -7 hours.
Sunrise + sunset
The currency in Jamaica is the Jamaican Dollar (JMD).
1 dollar is divided into 100 cents.
Status: May 18, 2021

1 euro = $ 182.91
1000 dollars = 5.47 euros

The climate in Jamaica

In Jamaica, as in all equatorial countries, there is a tropical climate. There is no difference between the seasons as there is in Central Europe. The length of the day hardly fluctuates and the temperature differences between summer and winter are also smaller. The average maximum daily temperatures are between 31 and 33 degrees, depending on the season. In some parts of the country, the values ​​can reach up to 34 degrees during the day. In the colder months, the temperature drops, depending on the region, at night to up to 23 ° C in the monthly mean.

Average day and night temperatures


languages


Religions

directiondistribution
Church of God25,7%
Adventists12,0%
Baptists6,7%
Methodists1,6%
Pentecostal Christians11,0%
Catholics (Roman)2,2%
Anglican2,8%
United Church of God2,1%
Jehovah's Witnesses1,9%
non-denominational21,3%
Rastafarian1,1%
other11,6%

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economy


According to the definition of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Jamaica is one of the developing countries due to its economic performance.

Land use

27% urban areas:3,001 km²
41% agriculture:4,506 km²
31% forests:3,401 km²
0% water surface:160 km²
1% other areas:82 km²

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traffic

Road network:22,121 km
Commercial ports:39
›Airports:28

The main cities

cityPart of the countryResidents
Kingston / CapitalKingston585.000
PortmoreSaint Catherine156.000
Spanish TownSaint Catherine132.000
Montego BaySaint James83.000
MandevilleManchester47.000
May PenClarendon45.000
Old HarborSaint Catherine26.000
LinsteadSaint Catherine21.000
Half Way TreeSaint Andrew19.000
Savanna-la-MarWestmoreland17.000
Port AntonioPortland14.000
Saint Ann’s BaySaint Ann14.000
Bog WalkSaint Catherine13.000
Constant SpringSaint Andrew13.000
HayesClarendon9.700
Ocho RiosSaint Ann9.450
Morant BaySaint Thomas9.370
Stony HillSaint Andrew8.550
Santa CruzSt. Elizabeth8.220
Port MariaSaint Mary7.910
FalmouthTrelawny7.780
YallahsSaint Thomas7.640
Bull SavannaSt. Elizabeth6.960
Runaway BaySaint Ann6.520
LuceaHanover6.290
PorusManchester5.920
Black RiverSt. Elizabeth4.230




Political indicators

(Based on the World Bank's "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project)


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Death penalty:constitutionally allowed



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