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 184,401 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 297 people per km2.

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

Saint Lucia is holding the 176 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 1,372 millions of euros (1,624 millions of dollars), ( 92.2% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €7,441 euros per inhabitant$8,807 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 [+]2021€1,429M
Annual GDP [+]2021$1,691M
GDP per capita [+]2021€7,748
GDP per capita [+]2021$9,170
Debt (M.€.) [+]20211,372
Debt ($M) [+]20211,624
Debt (%GDP) [+]202192.20%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€7,441
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$8,807
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-96
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-114
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-6.46%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2021449.7
Expenditure ($M) [+]2021532.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]202047.4
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]202054.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202114.47%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201739.4
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201744.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20178.94%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202130.20%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€2,439
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$2,886
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€258
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$295
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€199
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$225
Corruption Index [+]202156
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q322.6%
Unemployed [+]2020Q322K
Business
Doing Business [+]202093º
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202020.5%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201912.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202030.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2019423,736
Exports [+]2021€64.6M
Exports [+]2021$76.4M
Exports % GDP [+]20214.52%
Imports [+]2021€654.5M
Imports [+]2021$774.1M
Imports % GDP [+]202145.81%
Trade balance [+]2021€-589.9M
Trade balance [+]2021$-697.7M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-41.29%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2021297
Remittance received ($M) [+]201732.1
% Immigrant [+]20194.59%
% Emigrant [+]201934.80%
Birth Rate [+]202011.66‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20178.8
Crude death rate [+]20207.33‰
Fertility Rate [+]20201.41
% risk of poverty [+]201625.0%
Population [+]2021184,401
Immigrant stock [+]20198,383
Emigrant stock [+]201963,605
HDI [+]20190.759
Life expectancy [+]202076.34
Suicides [+]201513
Suicide rate [+]20157.25
Number of homicides [+]202052
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]202028.32
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20213.94
Consumption GWh [+]2021327
Generation GWh [+]2021354
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]12/06/2022409
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]12/06/202229,723
Fully vaccinated [+]12/02/202254,971
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]12/06/20222,217.99
Doses administered [+]12/02/2022122,977