Saint Lucia

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Saint Lucia

Parliamentary democracy (under constitutional monarchy), independant since 1979

Region:
Caribbean
Area:
620 km²
Local name:
Saint Lucia
Capital:
Castries
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Current time in Saint Lucia:

The countrywide time in Saint Lucia is Atlantic Standard Time (AST).
As in many countries near the equator, there is also no daylight saving time in Saint Lucia.
So there is all over the year the same difference of -4 hours to Greenwich Mean Time.

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Bevölkerung

178,015
287.1
Ø 72.8 years
Life expectancy females:
Ø 78.2 years
Birthrate:
12.1 ‰
Deathrate:
7.5 ‰
Males/Females:
49.0% : 51.0%

Population pyramid

Population pyramid Saint Lucia 2016
The currency in Saint Lucia is East Caribbean Dollar (XCD).
1 Dollar is divided into 100 Cents.
Status: 07/19/2018
1 US$ = 2.70 Dollar
1 Dollar = 0.37 US$
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Languages

Official language:
English

mother tonguedistribution
Creole-French80.0 %
English20.0 %

Religions

Branchdistribution
Adventists10.4%
Pentecostals8.9%
Lutherans2.3%
Baptists2.2%
Anglicans1.6%
Church of God1.5%
Roman Catholics61.5%
Jehovah's Witnesses1.1%
other Protestants0.9%
nondenominational5.9%
Rastafari1.9%
other1.8%

Economy more...

(per year)
GDP:1,506.08 M €
Exportations:180.8 M €
Importations:381.2 M €
Tourism receipts:695.64 M €
Unemployment rate:21.0 %
Inflation rate:-3.09 %
corruption index:55 (moderate)
Energy consumption:332.9 M kWh

Land use

57% Urban areas:351 km²
17% Agricultural areas:106 km²
33% Forest:203 km²
2% Water areas:10 km²

Transport

Roadways:1,210 km
Airports:2

Most important cities in Saint Lucia

CityRegionPopulation
Castries / CapitalCastries Quarter70,000
BiséeCastries Quarter13,000
Vieux FortVieux-Fort4,570
MicoudMicoud Quarter3,410
SoufrièreSoufrière2,920
DenneryDennery Quarter2,870
Gros IsletGros-Islet2,360
PraslinPraslin1,910
CanariesAnse-la-Raye1,860
Anse La RayeAnse-la-Raye1,260
LaborieLaborie Quarter1,130
ChoiseulChoiseul Quarter346




Political indicators

(Based on the "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project of the World Bank)

Political stability:
Rule of law:
Effectivity:
Regulatory quality:
Voice accountability:
Death penalty:constitutionally allowed



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