Stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation reached 3.02 % in 2012 in Jamaica, according to OECD. This is 40.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation in Jamaica reached an all time high of 19.9 % in 1993 and an all time low of 1.84 % in 2009.
Jamaica has been ranked 82nd within the group of 108 countries we follow in terms of stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Turnover ratio is the total value of shares traded during the period divided by the average market capitalisation for the period.