Ganja in Jamaica: Statistics 1985-1995


Statistical Tables

TABLES for CY     1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1989
1988

1987

1986

1985

                           
CANNABIS                          
  Harvestable Cultivation [ha] 305 308 744 389 950 1,220 280 607 680 2,600 1,410
  Eradication [ha] 695 692 456 811 833 1,030 1,510 650 650 2,200 955
  Cultivation [ha] 1,000 1,000 1,200 1,200 1,783 2,250 1,790 1,257 1,330 4,800 2,365
  Potential Yield /a [mt] 206 208 502 263 641 825 189 405 460 1,755 950
                           
Seizures /b                          
  Cocaine* [mt] 0.571 0.179 0.160 0.49 0.06 0.76 0.13 0.01 8.60 0.550 0.400
  Marijuana [mt] 37.20 46.00 75.00 35.00 43.00 29.00 38.00 0.53 215.00
  Hashish Oil [kg] 278.00 47.00 235.00 165.00 171.00      
  Heroin [mt]   0.001 0.001 0.002        
                           
Labs Destroyed                          
  Hashish Oil   0 0 2        
                           
Arrests                          
  Nationals   3,325 788 899 785 4,353 4,908 2,956 3,100 3,400 3,341 2,272
  Foreigners   380 98 517 364 674 524 638 625 567 782
Total Arrests     3,705 886 1,416 1,149 5,027 5,432 3,594 3,725 3,967 4,123 2,272