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General information

 GuyanaJamaica
Region:South AmericaCaribbean
Area:214,970 km²10,990 km²
Government form:Parliamentary republicParliamentary democracy (under constitutional monarchy)
Independent since:1966 n.Chr.1962 n.Chr.
Capital:GeorgetownKingston

Population

 GuyanaJamaica
Population:782,7662,948,000
Inhabitants/km²:3.6268.3
Life expectancy males:Ø 67 yearsØ 73 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 73 yearsØ 76 years
Average age:Ø 22.6 yearsØ 27.7 years
Birthrate:19.72 ‰15.91 ‰
Deathrate:7.55 ‰7.59 ‰
Migrationrate:-7.84 ‰-7.98 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)

 GuyanaJamaica
Political stability:5056
Civil rights:4351
Health:4051
Climate:5967
Cost of Living:6048
Popularity:1419

Economy

 GuyanaJamaica
Currency:Guyana Dollar
(1 GYD = 100 Cents)
Jamaica Dollar
(1 JMD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:15.8 %8.4 %
Inflation rate:2.09 %5.23 %
Cost of Living:60.82 %59.04 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:30.60 %35.10 %
Average income:6,630 US$5,320 US$
Corruption index:41 (bad)44 (bad)


 GUY:
total
per 1000
inh.
JAM:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:5,174 M US$6.61 M US$16,458 M US$5.58 M US$
Gross national product:5,188 M US$6.63 M US$15,695 M US$5.32 M US$
Exported goods:1,805 M US$2.31 M US$5,924 M US$2.01 M US$
Imported goods:4,004 M US$5.11 M US$8,254 M US$2.80 M US$

Infrastructure

 GUY:
total
per 1000
inh.
JAM:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:3,995 km5.10 km22,121 km7.50 km
Harbours:560.072390.013
Airports:1170.149280.009

Energy balance

 GUY:
total
per 1000
inh.
JAM:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:790.10 m kWh1.01 m kWh2.85 bn kWh965,648.10 kWh
Energy production:1.01 bn kWh1.29 m kWh4.01 bn kWh1.36 m kWh
CO2 emissions:2.38 m t3,045.04 t8.23 m t2,789.79 t

Telecommunication

 GuyanaJamaica
International dialing:+592+1876
Internet domain:.gy.jm

 GUY
total
GUY
per 1000
inh.
JAM
total
JAM
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:135,795173398,048135
Mobile phones:643,2108223,023,8701026
Internet server:24,936323,9061
Internet users:292,1743731,623,679551

Healthcare system

 GuyanaJamaica
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:1.601.70
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.801.32
Diabetes:11.6 %11.3 %
HIV:0.71 %0.91 %
Tuberculosis:0.8 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:72.0 %22.0 %
Smokers:12.2 %11.0 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Guyana and Jamaica

 GuyanaJamaica
Daytime temperatures:31.3 °C31.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:23.5 °C24.4 °C
Rain days:13.25.2
Sunshine hours per day:7.18.2

Native languages

 GuyanaJamaica
Creole-English:96.4 %94.2 %
Caribbean:2.2 %n/a
Hindi:n/a1.9 %
Arawakan:1.4 %n/a
other:0.0 %3.9 %

Religions

 GuyanaJamaica
Christianity:57.4 %66.0 %
Hinduism:28.4 %n/a
nondenominational:4.3 %21.3 %
Islam:7.2 %n/a
Rastafari:n/a1.1 %
other:2.7 %11.6 %