Jamaica Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics

22, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Jamaica › Change country
Economic Indicator: Gross National Savings (% of GDP) › See all Jamaica indicators, › See Gross National Savings (% of GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Jamaican Dollar
Currency Symbol: JMD

Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment. Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: 2014 National accounts manual used: System of National Accounts (SNA) 1993 GDP valuation: Market prices Start/end months of reporting year: January/December Base year: 2007. Base year was changed from 2003 to 2007 for the Spring 2012 WEO round. Chain-weighted: No Primary domestic currency: Jamaica dollar Data last updated: 02/2016

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics for Jamaica , Year 2015 - In Detail

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Jamaica in year 2015 is 12.36 %. Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment.

This makes Jamaica No. 131 in world rankings according to Gross National Savings (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Gross National Savings (% of GDP) value is 17.53 %; Jamaica is 5.17 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Jamaica was 12.95 % Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Jamaica in 2015 was or will be 4.56% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Jamaica was or will be 13.27 %, which is 7.34% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Jamaica, in other Years
Year %
  2021 11.045
  2020 11.812
  2019 12.985
  2018 13.374
  2017 13.714
  2016 13.267
2015 12.36
  2014 12.951
  2013 12.007
  2012 10.693
  2011 8.501
  2010 13.412
  2009 12.948
  2008 6.106
  2007 15.455
  2006 17.435
  2005 14.998
  2004 20.715
  2003 17.747
  2002 15.83
  2001 17.366
  2000 16.793
  1999 18.641
  1998 19.183
  1997 22.181
  1996 23.957
  1995 22.394
  1994 24.521
  1993 25.445
  1992 26.814
  1991 28.341
  1990 25.522
  1989 20.73
  1988 22.878
  1987 19.352
  1986 17.868
  1985 16.435
  1984 16.616
  1983 14.191
  1982 8.344
  1981 8.591
  1980 11.152