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Quick Guide to the System of Government in Jamaica

Official Name of

Jamaica

Capital City of

Kingston

Type of Government in

Parliamentary Monarch Commonwealth

Branches of Government in

Executive Branch - Head of State
Emperor
Executive Branch - Head of Government
Prime Minister
Legislative Branch
National Diet
Judicial Branch
Courts

Urban Spread in

55% of population live in urban areas

Economy in

Developing Economy

Administrative Divisions in

14 Parishes
 Clarendon
 Hanover
 Kingston
 Manchester
 Portland
 Saint Andrew
 Saint Ann
 Saint Catherine
 Saint Elizabeth
 Saint James
 Saint Mary
 Saint Thomas
 Trelawny
 Westmoreland