Economy in Saint Lucia

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Economy in Saint Lucia


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GDP in Saint Lucia


GDP, PPP

2 024 690 870 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 177 in the world of 194 (9,28%); 35 place in America 40 (15%)
9,46 % (1,89 % annual) ↘
min: 708 983 398; max: 2 024 690 870; max-min: 1 315 707 472 (64,98%); mid: 1 366 837 134;
657 853 736 (32,49%)

GDP

1 431 135 704 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 180 in the world of 199 (10,05%); 33 place in America 38 (15,79%)
13,22 % (2,64 % annual) ↘
min: 103 444 444; max: 1 431 135 704; max-min: 1 327 691 260 (92,77%); mid: 767 290 074;
663 845 630 (46,39%)

GDP per capita, PPP

10 944 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 104 in the world of 194 (46,91%); 29 place in America 40 (30%)
5,58 % (1,12 % annual) ↘
min: 5 131; max: 10 944; max-min: 5 813 (53,12%); mid: 8 038;
2 907 (26,56%)

Reserves in Saint Lucia


Total reserves

317 540 354 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 166 in the world of 184 (10,33%); 32 place in America 36 (13,89%)
35,05 % (7,01 % annual) ↘
min: 3 240 955; max: 317 540 354; max-min: 314 299 398 (98,98%); mid: 160 390 654;
157 149 699 (49,49%)

Total reserves

59,98 % of total external debt[?] (2015)
(descending): 32 in the world of 117 (73,50%); 5 place in America 24 (83,33%)
40,67 % (8,13 % annual) ↘
min: 17,16; max: 78,95; max-min: 61,80 (78,27%); mid: 48,06;
11,92 (19,88%)

Total reserves minus gold

317 540 354 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 163 in the world of 184 (11,96%); 31 place in America 36 (16,67%)
35,05 % (7,01 % annual) ↘
min: 3 240 955; max: 317 540 354; max-min: 314 299 398 (98,98%); mid: 160 390 654;
157 149 699 (49,49%)

Gross savings

12,02 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(descending): 140 in the world of 164 (15,24%); 29 place in America 33 (15,15%)
2,41 % (0,482 % annual) ↘
min: -0,914; max: 27,73; max-min: 28,64 (103,30%); mid: 13,41;
-1,38 (-11,52%)

GDP - composition in Saint Lucia


Household consumption

69,90 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 73 in the world of 198 (63,64%); 16 place in America 44 (65,91%)

Government consumption

15,20 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 116 in the world of 197 (41,62%); 23 place in America 43 (48,84%)

Investment in fixed capital

18,70 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 145 in the world of 194 (25,77%); 28 place in America 43 (37,21%)

investment in inventories

0,100 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 98 in the world of 166 (41,57%); 20 place in America 37 (48,65%)

exports of goods and services

39 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 81 in the world of 196 (59,18%); 15 place in America 43 (67,44%)

imports of goods and services

-42,80 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 99 in the world of 195 (49,74%); 25 place in America 43 (44,19%)

GDP - composition by sector of origin in Saint Lucia


agriculture

2,90 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 154 in the world of 219 (30,14%); 28 place in America 49 (44,90%)

industry

14,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 185 in the world of 221 (16,74%); 40 place in America 48 (18,75%)

services

83 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 23 in the world of 223 (90,13%); 9 place in America 48 (83,33%)

GDP growth in Saint Lucia


GDP growth rate

2,37 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 121 in the world of 193 (37,82%); 20 place in America 37 (48,65%)
171,67 % (34,33 % annual) ↘
min: -10,82; max: 23,54; max-min: 34,37 (145,96%); mid: 6,36;
-3,99 (-168,42%)

GDP per capita growth

1,62 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 104 in the world of 193 (46,63%); 19 place in America 37 (51,35%)
280,05 % (56,01 % annual) ↘
min: -11,97; max: 21,79; max-min: 33,75 (154,93%); mid: 4,91;
-3,29 (-202,87%)

Costs in Saint Lucia


Expense

23,55 % of GDP[?] (2012)
(ascending): 83 in the world of 140 (41,43%); 19 place in America 24 (25%)
8,42 % (1,68 % annual) ↘
min: 15,53; max: 23,55; max-min: 8,02 (34,06%); mid: 19,54;
4,01 (17,03%)

Final consumption expenditure, etc.

82,13 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 92 in the world of 177 (48,59%); 15 place in America 36 (61,11%)
5,10 % (1,02 % annual) ↗
min: 77,83; max: 99,42; max-min: 21,59 (21,72%); mid: 88,62;
-6,49 (-7,91%)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows

0,177 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 65 in the world of 165 (61,21%); 13 place in America 32 (62,50%)
141,67 % (28,33 % annual) ↗
min: 0,177; max: 1,21; max-min: 1,04 (85,44%); mid: 0,696;
-0,519 (-293,50%)

Government expenditure on education, total

4,84 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 89 in the world of 147 (40,14%); 17 place in America 31 (48,39%)
15,05 % (3,01 % annual) ↘
min: 3,69; max: 9,01; max-min: 5,32 (59,01%); mid: 6,35;
-1,51 (-31,16%)

Research and development expenditure

0,364 % of GDP[?] (1999)
(1995) (ascending): 70 in the world of 79 (12,66%); 16 place in America 17 (11,76%)

Health expenditure

6,72 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 72 in the world of 190 (62,63%); 9 place in America 35 (77,14%)
20,50 % (4,10 % annual) ↗
min: 5,14; max: 8,35; max-min: 3,21 (38,43%); mid: 6,74;
-0,025 (-0,367%)

Income in Saint Lucia


Tax revenue

22,86 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 38 in the world of 142 (73,94%); 4 place in America 24 (87,50%)
4,88 % (0,977 % annual) ↘
min: 19,71; max: 22,88; max-min: 3,17 (13,88%); mid: 21,29;
1,56 (6,85%)

Trade

94,32 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 187 (63,10%); 9 place in America 38 (78,95%)
19,20 % (3,84 % annual) ↗
min: 94,32; max: 182,50; max-min: 88,18 (48,32%); mid: 138,41;
-44,09 (-46,74%)

Trade in services

45,25 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(descending): 20 in the world of 179 (89,39%); 4 place in America 34 (91,18%)
2,21 % (0,443 % annual) ↗
min: 40,81; max: 69,81; max-min: 29,00 (41,55%); mid: 55,31;
-10,06 (-22,22%)

Merchandise trade

52,96 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 104 in the world of 188 (45,21%); 13 place in America 36 (66,67%)
33,33 % (6,67 % annual) ↗
min: 47,32; max: 136,42; max-min: 89,10 (65,32%); mid: 91,87;
-38,90 (-73,45%)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows

6,64 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 43 in the world of 188 (77,66%); 9 place in America 35 (77,14%)
47,09 % (9,42 % annual) ↗
min: 3,25; max: 25,13; max-min: 21,88 (87,06%); mid: 14,19;
-7,55 (-113,74%)

Natural resources rents

0,031 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 164 in the world of 177 (7,91%); 31 place in America 33 (9,09%)
18,24 % (3,65 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0080641; max: 0,135; max-min: 0,127 (94,01%); mid: 0,071;
-0,040 (-127,79%)

Public debt

77 % GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 144 in the world of 178 (19,66%); 32 place in America 40 (22,50%)