Jamaica is part of Americas with main city at
Kingston. Its Developing country with a
population of 3M people. The main currency is Jamaican Dollar. The languages
spoken are English. Jamaica is the formal name of Jamaica It is adviced to Exercise a high degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~23.36 °C 🌧 ~108.09 mm 👨👩👦👦 3M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise a high degree of caution
We've reviewed our travel advice for Jamaica. Following civil unrest, the government has increased security measures in several parts of the country. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise a high degree of caution in Jamaica.
issued date: November 1, 2019
Jamaica uses 110V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
Jamaica uses the Jamaican dollar (symbol: $), code JMD.Banknotes come in denominations of 5000, 1000, 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 20, 10, 5 and 1 dollars and 50, 25, 10 and 1 cents.
Automatic teller machines are common in Jamaica. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Jamaica. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip.