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Institute for Management Research
Radboud University

GDL Area Database (3.7.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 129 countries, 1461 sub-national regions
36.8 million persons, 8.3 million households
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Dependency ratio

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Jamaica (America)
Total 69.1 67.8 66.5 65.2 63.9 62.6 61.3 60.0 58.7 57.4 56.1 54.8 53.5
Urban 64.5 63.2 61.9 60.6 59.3 58.0 56.7 55.4 54.1 52.8 51.5 50.2 48.9
Rural 76.4 74.9 73.5 72.0 70.6 69.1 67.7 66.2 64.8 63.3 61.9 60.4 59.0
Poor 68.7 68.7 68.7 68.7 68.7 68.7 68.7
Nonpoor 56.6 56.6 56.6 56.6 56.6 56.6 56.6
Lowest 25% 69.8 69.8 69.8 69.8 69.8 69.8 69.8
Second 25% 61.0 61.0 61.0 61.0 61.0 61.0 61.0
Third 25% 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0
Highest 25% 48.1 48.1 48.1 48.1 48.1 48.1 48.1
Kingston, St Andrew 64.8 63.2 61.7 60.2 58.7 57.2 55.7 54.1 52.6 51.1 49.6 48.1 46.6
Manchester, Clarendon 82.2 79.8 77.5 75.1 72.8 70.4 68.1 65.7 63.4 61.0 58.7 56.3 54.0
St Ann, St Catherine 63.1 62.3 61.4 60.6 59.8 58.9 58.1 57.3 56.4 55.6 54.8 53.9 53.1
St James, Hanover, Westmoreland 68.0 67.7 67.3 67.0 66.7 66.3 66.0 65.7 65.3 65.0 64.7 64.3 64.0
St Thomas, Portland, St Mary 65.2 64.7 64.3 63.9 63.5 63.1 62.7 62.2 61.8 61.4 61.0 60.6 60.2
Trelawny, St Elizabeth 85.2 82.2 79.1 76.1 73.1 70.0 67.0 64.0 60.9 57.9 54.9 51.8 48.8