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Saint Lucia  

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 178,015 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 287 people per km2.

The capital is Castries and its currency is East Caribbean dollars

Saint Lucia is holding the 173 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 1,016 millions of euros1,125 millions of dollars, ( 66.72% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 5,709€ euros per inhabitant6,319$ 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 0.735 points in 2015, leaving it in 91th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Saint Lucia are business, you must know it's in the 91th 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
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]20161,513M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20161,675M.$
GDP per capita [+]20168,501€
GDP per capita [+]20169,409$
Debt [+]20161,016
Debt [+]20161,125
Debt (%GDP) [+]201666.72%
Debt Per Capita [+]20165,709€
Debt Per Capita [+]20166,319$
Deficit [+]2016-18
Deficit [+]2016-20
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.18%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016383.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016425.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201572.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201580.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201516.53%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.47%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201625.21%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,157€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,387$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015411€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015456$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014238€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014317$
Corruption Index [+]201660
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q122.1%
Unemployed [+]2016Q124 m.
Business
Doing Business [+]201891º
Trade
Exports [+]2016153.6 M.€
Exports [+]2016170.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201610.15%
Imports [+]2016496.9 M.€
Imports [+]2016550.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201632.84%
Trade balance [+]2016-343.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-380.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-22.69%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016287
Population [+]2016178,015
Immigrant stock [+]201512,771
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201630.1
% Immigrant [+]20157.21%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20168.6
Emigrant stock [+]201555,414
% Emigrant [+]201531.27%
HDI [+]20150.735
Birth Rate [+]201512.24‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.47
Crude death rate [+]20157.47‰
Life expectancy [+]201575.28
Number of homicides [+]201239
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201221.56
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20153.01