Jamaica


1022 km
257308 km2
6




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
0

Storm-petrels
0
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
11
Ducks, geese and swans
0


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
1 (163rd)
6% (150th)
1
0
0
0
18
0

The numbers in brackets refer to the country's rank when compared to other countries and territories globally.

Jamaica at a glance

Capital

Kingston

Area

10,991 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 184
Globally threatened birds 10
Country endemics 32

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 16
Total IBA area 314,289 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2021) Country profile: Jamaica. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/jamaica. Checked: 2021-12-03