Saint Lucia Saint Lucia

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Saint Lucia, is a country located at Caribbean, it has an area of 620 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Saint Lucia, with a population of 183,629 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 296 people per km2.

It's capital is Castries and its currency is East Caribbean dollars

Saint Lucia is holding the 177 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 1,327 millions of euros (1,515 millions of dollars), ( 92.08% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €7,224 euros per inhabitant$8,251 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Saint Lucia, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.759 points in 2019, leaving it in 87th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Saint Lucia are business, you must know it's in the 93th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Saint Lucia, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Saint Lucia Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€1,416M
Annual GDP [+]2020$1,617M
GDP per capita [+]2020€7,710
GDP per capita [+]2020$8,806
Debt (M.€.) [+]20201,327
Debt ($M) [+]20201,515
Debt (%GDP) [+]202092.08%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€7,224
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$8,251
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-157
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-179
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-10.89%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020463.2
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020529.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]202050.5
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]202057.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202114.47%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201739.3
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201744.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20178.94%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202032.16%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€2,523
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$2,881
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€275
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$314
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€199
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$225
Corruption Index [+]202056
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q322.6%
Unemployed [+]2020Q322K
Business
Doing Business [+]201993º
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201921.1%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201912.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202030.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2019423,736
Exports [+]2020€60.4M
Exports [+]2020$69.0M
Exports % GDP [+]20204.27%
Imports [+]2020€525.3M
Imports [+]2020$600.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202037.11%
Trade balance [+]2020€-464.9M
Trade balance [+]2020$-531.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-32.84%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2020296
Remittance received ($M) [+]201732.1
% Immigrant [+]20194.59%
% Emigrant [+]201934.80%
Birth Rate [+]201911.84‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20178.8
Crude death rate [+]20197.26‰
Fertility Rate [+]20191.42
% risk of poverty [+]201625.0%
Population [+]2020183,629
Immigrant stock [+]20198,383
Emigrant stock [+]201963,605
HDI [+]20190.759
Life expectancy [+]201976.20
Suicides [+]201513
Suicide rate [+]20157.25
Number of homicides [+]201839
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201821.44
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20201.60
Consumption GWh [+]2019323
Generation GWh [+]2019350
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]01/17/2022314
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/17/202217,531
Fully vaccinated [+]01/16/202250,414
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/17/20221,709.97
Doses administered [+]01/16/2022106,913