• Development Area: Liguanea
  • Constituency: Eastern St Andrew and North East St Andrew
  • Districts: 13

Community Borders:

  • North: Tavistock Terrace
  • West: Jack’s Hill Road
  • South: Mona/Long Mountain
  • East: Dallas Mountain/Papine

Community Representation:

  • Member of Parlaiment: Mr. St. Aubyn Bartlett, Mr. Delroy Chuck
  • Councillor: Mr. Joseph Planto, Mr. Errol Ennis
  • Mayor:

COMMUNITY PRIORITY ISSUES

  1. Poor Roads
  2. High levels of youth unemployment
  3. Poor representation by elected political leaders
  4. Limited or no opportunity for training and employment
  5. Poor parenting

Number of Active Community Based Organizations: 21

Demographic Data
Estimated Population Size 14,438
Estimated Number of Households 4,512
Average Households Size 3.2
% Households headed by males 53
% Households headed w/o academic qualification 26
% Households headed by unemployed persons 24

Age sex distribution of population

Age Cohort Male Female Average
0-14 12.3 10.0 11.15
15 - 24 7.0 7.3 7.15
25 - 29 3.1 4.1 3.6
30 - 64 22.9 24.2 23.55
65+ 3.4 5.6 4.5
TOTAL 48.7 51.2 49.95

Social and physical ameneties

Housing

74.3% of household heads owned their dwellings 63.6% owned the land on which houses were constructed

Utilities

73.1% of residents received public water piped into dwelling, while 44.2% received public water piped into yard 99.6% of residents used electricity for lighting

Communication

Telephone services utilized by 99% of residents. 70.3% utilized both fixed land lines and mobile phones

Sanitation

Garbage was picked up for 98.9% households 4.1% of houesholds shared toilet facilities