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Complete details about Jamaica in North America with capital city Kingston

Country NameJamaica (Jamaica)
Country CodeJAM
Capital CityKingston
ContinentNorth America
RegionCaribbean
Independence Year1962
Population2583000
Surface Area10990.0
Life Expectancy75.2 years
GNP6871.0 (old 6722.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Creole English     (94.2%)
Hindi     (1.9%)

Major Cities

Spanish Town, St. Catherine     (population 110379)
Kingston, St. Andrew     (population 103962)
Portmore, St. Andrew     (population 99799)

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From @reorganise_ on Thu Jun 27 02:10:56 EDT 2019 @jodadobado @AndrewHolnessJM @PopcaanMusic Contact factories Corporation of Jamaica or the MPs Fenton Ferguson, James Robertson
From @islandoutpost on Thu Jun 27 02:10:00 EDT 2019 Chris Blackwell with Countryman in Jamaica, 1982. #ChrisBlackwell #IslandRecords #Music #IslandOutpost #Reggae? https://t.co/B3xM9ZLjKe
From @AffiliasTeam on Thu Jun 27 02:09:58 EDT 2019 RT @renacova: Cuartos de final de la #CopaOro #Haití ?? Vs #Canadá ?? #México ?? Vs #CostaRica ?? #Jamaica ?? Vs #Panamá ?? #USA Vs #Cur?
From @kamryn_jamaica on Thu Jun 27 02:09:53 EDT 2019 RT @___MoffittL: Jhene Aiko ? GOoooo figureeee ? ? Me : STARRRTTTT THAT OVERRRR!!!! ??
From @PiousKafui on Thu Jun 27 02:09:50 EDT 2019 @Geemone68756611 @shattawalegh I don?t think he ll add any Gh artist, he ll bring Dancehall artists from Jamaica and the Carribean ???
From @Brun_Dalouh on Thu Jun 27 02:09:40 EDT 2019 @NathanBrimmer Pretty sure that's Cool Runnings. Jamaica we have a bobsled team.
From @riherreram on Thu Jun 27 02:09:12 EDT 2019 RT @sportbeat_: ¡4TOS DE FINAL DE LA ? ORO! Se vienen los 4tos de final de la #CopaOro ?, copa que se juega por parte de la #CONCACAF ??:?
From @dancehallaudio on Thu Jun 27 02:08:29 EDT 2019 bookshelf riddim | https://t.co/CBWPZlJdrd | #djlife #dj #library #bookshelf #reading #dancehall #beachmusic? https://t.co/43cNhCivw4
From @OhMy_Youcrazy on Thu Jun 27 02:07:42 EDT 2019 Jamaica gone be turnt up this year
From @JamaicaNYCPatch on Thu Jun 27 02:07:12 EDT 2019 Your neighbors are posting on Patch. Here's the latest. (The views expressed in this post are the author?s own.) https://t.co/5mJUKhAB2R
From @daisybar_Tokyo on Thu Jun 27 02:07:00 EDT 2019 ????LIVE!!? 6/27(thu) ???????????? THE TOKO-JOES ???????? Fast Liver END ROLL SYSTEM OPEN 18:00 STA? https://t.co/V875Zgg05r
From @UptownGeechee on Thu Jun 27 02:06:43 EDT 2019 From Jamaica?s Marcus Garvey Came An African Vision Of Freedom https://t.co/Ujg1qr2j3S
From @footy90com on Thu Jun 27 02:06:34 EDT 2019 Alphonso #Davies, Leon Bailey and Weston McKennie: key for Canada, Jamaica and the USA at the CONCACAF Gold Cup? https://t.co/oearWGK9KD