*Data courtesy of the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN)
The Image represents Quarterly Real GDP for Jamaica for Q1 only 2003 to 2014.
Real GDP uses 2007 prices as the "Index" or "Base" price. Check STATIN for more information. Real GDP is the most reliable measure of a nation's economic growth, or retraction as the case may be.
Please note the scale on the left hand side of the chart does not start at zero, this helps to magnify the difference in GDP figures from quarter to quarter. This information is updated quarterly. Click on Image to enlarge.
The Motion Chart represents the data from 2003 to 2014 for Q1 only. Click on the circle that you would like to track on the motion chart before pressing play to begin the animation. This will allow you to track the change over time.