Jamaica flag Map of Jamaica

Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Kingston

Population

2,700,000

Size

10,991km²

Languages

  • English (official)
  • English patois

Jamaica profile on BBC News

Records

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
4 4 4
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
6 3 2
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
2 1 2

Jamaica at the Olympics

18 London 2012 ranking

14 Beijing 2008 ranking

1948 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Athletics 4 4 4 RANK 3
View the London 2012 medal table for Jamaica