* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Jamaica: Investment forecast: For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for Jamaica from 1980 to 2023. The average value for Jamaica during that period was 21.39 percent with a minumum of 12.01 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 28.42 percent in 2006. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Expressed as a ratio of total investment in current local currency and GDP in current local currency. Investment or gross capital formation is measured by the total value of the gross fixed capital formation and changes in inventories and acquisitions less disposals of valuables for a unit or sector.