CARICOM'S SELECTED ECONOMIC INDICATORS: 1997-1999

Gross Capital Formation (EC$ Mn) Gross Capital Formation (% of Country's GDP)
             
CARIBBEAN COUNTRIES 1997 1998 1999 1997 1998 1999
             
CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY
The Bahamas
CARIBBEAN COMMON MKT. 17,145.3 15,419.4 14,563.9 31.3 27.1 25.3
MDCs 14,586.4 12,646.4 11,469.4 31.1 26.1 23.7
Barbados 1,068.9 1,179.5 1,302.8 18.0 18.6 19.4
Guyana 896.0 803.6 725.9 44.5 41.5 39.4
Jamaica 5,866.1 5,393.8 5,081.3 30.3 27.2 25.6
Suriname 1,046.5 649.7 470.7 27.2 16.8 26.9
Trinidad & Tobago 5,708.9 4,619.9 3,888.7 36.3 27.9 21.2
LDCs 2,558.9 2,773.0 3,094.5 32.2 32.9 34.4
Belize 391.2 412.4 550.0 23.5 24.3 29.6
OECS 2,167.7 2,360.5 2,544.6 34.5 35.1 35.7
Antigua & Barbuda 614.6 720.6 793.8 39.2 43.0 45.2
Dominica 207.4 190.9 200.3 31.3 27.2 27.7
Grenada 311.2 343.9 408.9 36.6 36.3 40.0
Montserrat 54.8 67.3 58.7 50.0 66.7 61.9
St. Kitts & Nevis 326.7 333.0 293.3 44.0 43.0 35.7
Saint Lucia 417.7 433.1 500.5 26.9 25.9 27.4
St. Vincent & G'dines 235.2 271.7 289.1 29.7 31.7 32.5
             

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