Jamaica

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Jamaica is an island nation in the Caribbean, located to the south of Cuba and to the west of the island of Hispaniola. 

With 2.8 million people, Jamaica is the third most populous anglophone country in the Americas, after the United States and Canada. It remains a Commonwealth realm with Queen Elizabeth II as Head of State. 


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Jamaica is the first English speaking Country in the Caribbean to gain Independence, which was in 1962.

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Although English is the country’s official language, Jamaicans mainly speak to each other in Patois, which is a language made up of English and African Creole.