Saint Lucia

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Capital
Area
Currency
Castries
617 km 2
East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

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Introduction

In the eastern part of the Caribbean Sea, there is a sovereign island country of Saint Lucia. Previously, its island was known as Lyonola. It is one of the smallest nations in the world with the land coverage of 617 square kilometers. It is important to remember that according to the data in 2018, its population was estimated to be at around 180,000, which makes them the 29th most densely populated nation in the world with 300 people per square kilometer. 

With regard to the economy, Saint Lucia’s total GDP (PPP included) is $2.7 billion according to the data from 2019. It means that the GDP per capita is around $15,300.

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

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Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)