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There are currently 63 Volunteers in Jamaica working in the areas of education, environment and youth development. During their service in Jamaica, Volunteers learn to speak Jamaican Patois. More than 3,805 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Jamaica since the program was established in 1962.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
3 million
Program Dates
1962 - present
Number of Volunteers
Total Volunteers to Date
Program Sectors

Education, Environment, Youth Development

Languages Spoken
Jamaican Patois


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