ޖެމެއިކާ

ވިކިޕީޑިއާ އިން
ފުންމަވާ: ސަމުގާ, ހޯއްދަވާ
Jamaica
Motto"Out of Many, One People"
Anthem"Jamaica, land we love"
Royal anthem"God Save the Queen"
Capital
(and largest city)
Kingston
17°59′N 76°48′W / 17.983°N 76.8°W / 17.983; -76.8
Official languages English
National language Jamaican Patois
Ethnic groups  91.2% black, 6.2% mixed, 2.6% other[1]
Demonym Jamaican
Government Parliamentary democracy and Constitutional monarchy
 -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II
 -  Governor-General Patrick Allen
 -  Prime Minister Bruce Golding
Independence
 -  from the United Kingdom 6 August 1962 
Area
 -  Total 11,100 km2 (166th)
4,444 ) sq mi 
 -  Water (%) 1.5
Population
 -  July 2009 estimate 2,825,928[1] (133rd)
 -  Density 252/km2 (49th)
656/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2008 estimate
 -  Total $24.199 billion[2] 
 -  Per capita $8,737[2] 
GDP (nominal) 2008 estimate
 -  Total $14.029 billion[2] 
 -  Per capita $4,397[2] 
Gini (2000) 37.9 (medium
HDI (2007) Red Arrow Down.svg 0.766[3] (medium) (100th)
Currency Jamaican dollar (JMD)
Time zone (UTC-5)
Drives on the left
Internet TLD .jm
Calling code +1-876
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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Jamaica. International Monetary Fund. Retrieved on 2009-10-01.
  3. Human Development Report 2009: Jamaica. The United Nations. Retrieved on 2009-10-18.