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Jamaica Travel Guide

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Quick Facts
Capital Kingston
Government Constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy
Currency Jamaican dollar (JMD)
Area total: 10,991 km2
land: 10,831 km2
water: 160 km2
Population 2,758,124 (July 2006 est.)
Language English (official), Jamaican Creole
Religion Protestant 61.3% (Church of God 21.2%, Baptist 8.8%, Anglican 5.5%, Seventh-Day Adventist 9%, Pentecostal 7.6%, Methodist 2.7%, United Church 2.7%, Brethren 1.1%, Jehovah's Witness 1.6%, Moravian 1.1%), Roman Catholic 4%, other, including some spiritual 34.7%
Electricity 110 volt / 50 Hz (USA Plug)
Calling Code +1-876
Internet TLD .jm
Time Zone UTC-5
For other places with the same name, see Jamaica (disambiguation).

Jamaica is an island nation in the Caribbean, located to the south of Cuba and to the west of the island of Hispaniola.

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