Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Hon. Phillip Paulwell, says the Government will be embarking on a national baseline survey, to determine the distribution of information technology (IT) throughout the island.
The Statistical Institute of Jamaica has released the main findings of its October 2014 Labour Force Survey, conducted by STATIN, the reference week for this survey was September 21-27, 2014. The findings are presented below.
KINGSTON, Jamaica December 31, 2014 - As the Jamaican economy continues on a steady growth path under the International Monetary Fund’s Extended Fund Facility, “Macro-economic performance under the program continues to be good and growth is showing signs of picking up.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, November 11, 2014 - Preliminary data from the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) shows that Jamaica achieved economic growth for a fifth consecutive quarter, recording 1.8 per cent for the period ending June 30, 2014.