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GDPDuring the first quarter of 2015, the Jamaican economy grew by 0.4 per cent when compared to the similar quarter of 2014. This growth was due mainly to a 0.6 per cent increase in the Services industries.7/8/20159/30/2015
LFSIn April 2015, the number of persons in the Labour Force was 1,301,100, which was 10,000 (0.8%) less than the 1,311,100 recorded in April 2014. The male labour force decreased by 3,400 (0.5%) from 716,000 in April 2014 to 712,600 in April 2015, and the female labour force decreased by 6,600 (1.1%) moving from 595,100 persons in April 2014 to 588,500 in April 2015.7/29/20151/29/2016
CPIThe Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN), reports that for July 2015 the All Jamaica ‘All Divisions’ Consumer Price Index was 227.2 indicating an increase of 0.9 per cent.8/17/20159/15/2015
PPIThe Producer Price Index showed an increase of 0.2 per cent for the Mining & Quarrying industry for the month of July. This was due to the upward movement of 0.2 per cent in the index for the major group ‘Bauxite Mining & Alumina Processing’.8/27/20159/24/2015

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