Consulate of Jamaica - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Consulate of Jamaica - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Consulate of Jamaica - Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Welcome to the Jamaican Consulate website in Argentina. The Consulate of Jamaica in Buenos Aires has responsibility over all of the territory of the Republic of Argentina. Our aim is to provide the highest quality of service to all.

From time to time we will update this site in an effort to provide Jamaican nationals and local Argentineans with the best information available. We hope you find the information to the various links useful to your business or individual needs. We consider it a distinct privilege to serve you.

The following are some interesting facts about our country.

Official name: Jamaica

Motto: "Out of many, one people"

Anthem: "Jamaica, Land We Love"

Royal anthem: "God Save the Queen"

Capital(and largest city): Kingston

Official languages: English

Recognised regional languages: Jamaican Patois

Ethnic groups: 91.2% African, 6.2% Multiracial, 2.6% Other

Demonym: Jamaican

Government: Parliamentary democracy and Constitutional monarchy
- Monarch Elizabeth II
- Governor-General Patrick Allen
- Prime Minister Bruce Golding

Independence: from the United Kingdom 6 August 1962

Area: Total 11,100 km2 or 4,444 sq mi

- July 2008 estimate 2,804,332 (133th)
- Density 252/km2 7,000/sq mi

GDP (PPP) 2008 estimate
- Total $20.958 billion[2]
- Per capita $7,766[2]

GDP (nominal) 2008 estimate
- Total $14.397 billion[2]
- Per capita $5,335[2]

Currency Jamaican dollar (JMD)

Time zone (UTC-5)

Drives on the left

Internet TLD .jm

Calling code 1 876

And this is our flag...