Jamaica has a population of 2.8 million people, and a land mass of 10 000 km2. Life expectancy is 74 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 5582, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2019 with 0.7%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 16.4 billion.
Jamaica is ranked at place 71 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Jamaica is ranked at place 69, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Jamaica in 2020 were NOK 203 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Jamaica at a value of NOK0 million.