economy of Jamaica, GDP, expenditures, gains, tourism
The economy of Jamaica is primarily agricultural, but gains in mining, manufacturing, and tourism have diversified the economy. Annual budget figures for 1999 showed about $2.38 billion in revenues and $2.88 billion in expenditures. In 2000 Jamaica’s gross domestic product (GDP) was $7.40 billion, or about $2,810 per capita. In 1999, 6.5 billion kwh of electricity was produced.
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