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Saint Lucia

Common English Name: Saint Lucia

Capital: Castries

REGION
Caribbean
NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES
None (Island)
NEIGHBORING BODIES OF WATER
Caribbean Sea (Surrounded)
TOTAL AREA
616 km2 (100% land, 0% water)
TOTAL LAND BOUNDARIES
0 km (Island)
TOTAL COASTLINE
158 km
CLIMATE
Tropical
TERRAIN
Volcanic
Mountainous
HIGHEST POINT
Mount Gimie (950 m)
LOWEST POINT
Sea Level
NATURAL RESOURCES
Forests
Sandy beaches
Minerals
Geothermal potential
NATURAL DISASTERS
Hurricanes
Volcanic activity
DEMONYM
Saint Lucian
LARGEST ETHNIC GROUPS
Black (85.3%)
Mixed (10.9%)
East Indian (2.2%)
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE(S)
English
OTHER MAJOR LANGUAGE(S)
French patois
LARGEST RELIGIOUS GROUPS
Roman Catholic (61.5%)
Protestant (25.5%)
Atheist (5.9%)
Evangelical (2.3%)
Rastafarian (1.9%)
POPULATION
164,464
LARGEST CITY
Castries (22,000)
GOVERNMENT TYPE
Parliamentary Democracy
HEAD OF STATE
Queen Elizabeth II (United Kingdom)
HEAD OF GOVERNMENT
Prime Minister Allen Chastanet
ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS
10 Districts
INDEPENDENCE GAINED
2 February 1979 (from the United Kingdom)
NATIONAL SYMBOL
Twin pitons
NATIONAL ANTHEM
Sons and Daughters of St. Lucia
GDP PER CAPITA
$11,700 (USD)
CURRENCY
$ (East Caribbean Dollar)
EXCHANGE RATE
$1 (USD) = $2.70 (XCD)
INTERNET COUNTRY CODE
.lc
TELEPHONE COUNTRY CODE
+1 (758)

The national dish is green banana and saltfish.

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/st.html (Majority of information)

Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)

Information accurate to best of ability as of 27 November 2016