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Jamaica - Index of economic freedom

69.10 (score) in 2018

In 2018, index of economic freedom for Jamaica was 69.1 score. Though Jamaica index of economic freedom fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1999 - 2018 period ending at 69.1 score in 2018.

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What is index of economic freedom?

Economic freedom is the fundamental right of every human to control his or her own labor and property. In an economically free society, individuals are free to work, produce, consume, and invest in any way they please, with that freedom both protected by the state and unconstrained by the state. In economically free societies, governments allow labor, capital and goods to move freely, and refrain from coercion or constraint of liberty beyond the extent necessary to protect and maintain liberty itself. 100 represents the maximum freedom.

What is Jamaica index of economic freedom?

Date Value Change, %
2018 69.10 -0.58 %
2017 69.50 2.96 %
2016 67.50 -0.30 %
2015 67.70 1.50 %
2014 66.70 -0.15 %
2013 66.80 2.61 %
2012 65.10 -0.91 %
2011 65.70 0.31 %
2010 65.50 0.46 %
2009 65.20 -0.76 %
2008 65.70 0.31 %
2007 65.50