Economic Highlights 2017-09-16T16:03:33-05:00

2307, 2021

Monthly Economic Review – June 2021

July 23, 2021 Monthly Economic Review - June 2021 Disclaimer: Analyst Certification -The views expressed in this research report accurately reflect the personal views of Mayberry Investments Limited Research Department about those issuer (s) or

1607, 2021

Monthly inflation rate of 0.7% for June 2021

July 16, 2021 Consumer Price Index – June 2021 According to the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) the consumer price index for June 2021 was 109.8 resulting in an inflation rate of 0.7%, when compared

1207, 2021

U.S. construction spending fell 0.3% in May 2021

July 12, 2021 Total Construction  During May 2021, construction spending fell at an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of 0.3% (±1.0%) to $1,545.3 billion below the revised April estimate of $1,549.5 billion, reported by US

1207, 2021

Net International Reserves- June 2021

July 12, 2021 Jamaica’s Net International Reserves (NIR) totalled US$3,388.71 million as at June 2021, reflecting a decline of US$30.19 million relative to the US$3,418.90 million reported at the end of May 2021 (see figure

507, 2021

Government Operations Results for May 2021

July 5, 2021 Government Operations Results for May 2021 For the period of April to May 2021, the GOJ reported Total Revenues & Grants of $118.58 billion, $8.11 billion more than the Government’s projection. This

507, 2021

USA unemployment rate was 5.9% in June 2021

July 05, 2021 Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 850,000 in June, as the unemployment rate changed slightly to 5.9%, according to a report by the U.S. Bureau of Labour Statistics (BLS). BLS mentioned that

207, 2021

GDP contracts 6.7% for Q1 2021

July 2, 2021 According to the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN), the total value added in the first quarter of 2021 declined by 6.7 per cent when compared to the similar quarter of 2020. This

2506, 2021

US Consumer Spending held steady for May 2021

June 25, 2021 According to estimates by the Bureau of Economic Analysis, personal income fell $414.3 billion (2.0%) in May. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) rose $2.9 billion but disposable personal income (DPI) fell $436.3 billion (2.3%) (less

Net International Reserves

Unemployment Rate

Monthly Inflation Rate

Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

Central Government Operations

J$ Millions Provisional – Apr - May 2021 Budget – Apr - May 2021
Revenue & Grants 118,577.60 110,463.10
Fiscal Balance (Surplus +/ Deficit -) 4,756.30 -11,457.70
Primary Balance (Surplus +/ Deficit -) 23,556.00 6,777.00