The All Jamaica ‘All Divisions’ Consumer Price Index for the month of October 2015 was 230.7. This represented an inflation rate of 0.3 per cent when compared to the index for September 2015.
The Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) has revealed that the Producer Price Index for the month of October 2015 for the Mining & Quarrying Industry registered an increase of 0.9 per cent.
Total value added at constant prices for the Jamaican economy increased by 0.6 per cent in the second quarter of 2015 when compared to the similar quarter of 2014. This growth was attributed to improved performance in both the Goods Producing industries and Services industries of 0.8 per cent and 0.5 per cent respectively.
The count of the population based on the Population and Housing Census 2011 is 2,697,983. This total comprises 2,678,629 persons in private dwellings, 18,420 in institutions and 934 persons enumerated on the streets.
In July 2015, the number of persons in the Labour Force was 1,320,500, an increase of 16,800 (1.3%) higher than the 1,303,700 recorded in July 2014.
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