CARICOM'S SELECTED ECONOMIC INDICATORS: 1997-1999

Net Services ($EC Mn) Net Services (% of Country's GDP)
             
CARIBBEAN COUNTRIES 1997 1998 1999 1997 1998 1999
             
CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY 6,842.0 6,789.4 7,861.9
The Bahamas 2,011.8 1,465.6 2,321.2
CARIBBEAN COMMON MKT. 4,830.2 5,323.8 5,540.7 8.8 9.3 9.6
MDCs 3,254.9 3,653.9 3,687.4 6.9 7.5 7.6
Barbados 1,484.2 1,596.8 1,615.4 24.9 25.1 24.0
Guyana -62.6 -86.7 -84.0 -3.1 -4.5 -4.6
Jamaica 1,319.8 1,353.2 1,525.0 6.8 6.8 7.7
Suriname -276.2 -337.2 -257.6 -7.2 -8.7 -14.7
Trinidad & Tobago 789.8 1,127.8 888.6 5.0 6.8 4.8
LDCs 1,575.4 1,669.9 1,853.3 19.8 19.8 20.6
Belize 140.7 134.2 132.3 8.4 7.9 7.1
OECS 1,434.7 1,535.7 1,721.0 22.9 22.8 24.1
Antigua & Barbuda 637.1 666.9 675.5 40.6 39.8 38.4
Dominica 63.5 91.1 106.8 9.6 13.0 14.8
Grenada 140.6 124.9 211.1 16.5 13.2 20.7
Montserrat -4.3 -34.4 -4.2 -3.9 -34.2 -4.4
St. Kitts & Nevis 80.0 113.9 81.1 10.8 14.7 9.9
Saint Lucia 457.4 498.3 487.6 29.5 29.8 26.7
St. Vincent & G'dines 60.4 75.2 163.1 7.6 8.8 18.3
             

Published: October 2001
Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Email: Stats1@Caricom.org or Stats2@Caricom.org