North America and Caribbean


ICT data for Jamaica

The CTO is committed to providing as much relevant and up-to-date information about the ICT sector in Member Countries as possible. A summary of ICT information for ICT data for Jamaica is provided below (link for a .pdf document containing a much fuller set of information).

Government Institutions
Principal Government Institution Ministry of Energy, Mining and Telecommunications

Minister: Hon. Mr. Phillip Paulwell, MP
Regulator Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR)
Other agencies
Latest indicators
Mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 1.72 (2009)
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 119,650 (2012)
Estimated Internet Users per 100 inhabitants 46.50 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions 264,465 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 9.58 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions 2,665,746 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 96.54 (2012)
Mobile Operators
Digicel CdmaOne, CDMA2000 1x, CDMA2000 EV-DO, GSM
Claro CdmaOne, CDMA2000 1x, CDMA2000 EV-DO, GSM, UMTS, HSDPA
LIME D-AMPS, GSM
Useful publications

* Please refer to detailed ICT data for the United Kingdom for a complete list of mobile operators.

Further Information:

Should you wish to further information or updates on this page, please contact;
Fargani Tambeayuk, Programme Officer
44 (0) 208 600 3800
44 (0) 208 600 3819