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 179,651 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 290 people per km2.

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

Saint Lucia is holding the 174 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2022 was 1,686 millions of euros (1,777 millions of dollars), ( 83.48% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €9,385 euros per inhabitant$9,891 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 0.715 points in 2021, leaving it in 106th place in the table of 191 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
Annual GDP [+]2022€1,961M
Annual GDP [+]2022$2,065M
GDP per capita [+]2022€10,916
GDP per capita [+]2022$11,495
Debt (M.€.) [+]20221,686
Debt ($M) [+]20221,777
Debt (%GDP) [+]202283.48%
Debt Per Capita [+]2022€9,385
Debt Per Capita [+]2022$9,891
Deficit (M.€) [+]2022-71
Deficit ($M) [+]2022-75
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2022-3.54%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2022526.5
Expenditure ($M) [+]2022554.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]202047.5
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]202054.2
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) [+]202226.08%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2022€2,931
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2022$3,089
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€265
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$302
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€199
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$225
Corruption Index [+]202255
Unemployment rate [+]2023Q110.8%
Unemployed [+]2023Q112K
Doing Business [+]202093º
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202121.8%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201912.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202030.0%
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%
Density [+]2021290
Remittance received ($M) [+]201732.1
% Immigrant [+]20204.65%
% Emigrant [+]202039.74%
Birth Rate [+]202111.49‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20178.8
Crude death rate [+]202110.30‰
Fertility Rate [+]20211.40
% risk of poverty [+]201625.0%
Population [+]2021179,651
Immigrant stock [+]20208,338
Emigrant stock [+]202071,227
HDI [+]20210.715
Life expectancy [+]202171.11
Suicides [+]201513
Suicide rate [+]20157.25
Number of homicides [+]202170
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]202138.96
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20213.94
Consumption GWh [+]2021327
Generation GWh [+]2021354
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]11/30/2023410
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]11/30/202330,209
Fully vaccinated [+]02/03/202354,971
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]11/30/20232,282.20
Doses administered [+]02/03/2023122,977