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Saint Lucia tends to be popular due to its tropical weather and scenery and for its large number of beaches and resorts.
The small population of Saint Lucia is of mostly African descent (upwards of 90% of the population).
Saint Lucia boasts the highest ratio in the world for number of Nobel laureates produced with respect to the total population of the nation.
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  Saint Lucia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Lucia is an island nation in the eastern Caribbean Sea on the boundary with the Atlantic Ocean.
As a Commonwealth Realm, Saint Lucia recognizes Queen Elizabeth II as the Head of State of Saint Lucia, represented on the island by a Governor-General.
Lucia boasts the highest ratio in the world for number of Nobel laureates produced with respect to the total population of the nation.
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 Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis, officially the Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis (or the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis), located in the Leeward Islands, is a unitary island nation in the Caribbean and the smallest nation in the Americas in both area and population.
Saint Kitts and Nevis is known for a number of musical celebrations including Carnival (December 17 to January 3 on Saint Kitts).
Saint Kitts and Nevis • Saint LuciaSaint Vincent and the Grenadines
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 Tropical Escapes - Island Overview Dominica
Saint Lucia is an island nation in the eastern Caribbean Sea on the boundary with the Atlantic Ocean.
Saint Lucian cultural festivals include La Rose and La Marguerite, the one representing the Rosicrucian order, the other one representing Freemasonry, which can be seen on a mural painted by Dunstan St. Omer, depicting the holy trinity of Osiris, Horus and Isis.
The population of Saint Lucia is of mostly African descent (82.5%).
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 St. Lucia - CVOA
Lucia's rain forests shelter an abundance of exotic wild birds and flora.
Lucia boasts the highest ratio in the world for number of Nobel laureates produced with respect to the total population of the nation.
St Lucia tends to be popular due to its tropical weather and scenery and for its large number of beaches and resorts.
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 Demographics of Saint Lucia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Lucia's population is predominantly of African and mixed African-European descent, with small East Indian and European minorities.
Despite a high emigration rate, the population is growing rapidly, about 5.4% per year.
Demographics of Saint Lucia, Data of FAO, year 2005 ; Number of inhabitants in thousands.
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 Saint Lucia
As a Commonwealth Realm, Saint Lucia recognizes Queen Elizabeth II as the Queen of Saint Lucia, represented on the island by a Governor-General.
Saint Lucia is a full and participating member of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).
The small population of Saint Lucia is mostly fl or of mixed descent; just 1% are of European origin, with an East Indian minority of some 3%.
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 St. Lucia Culture & History - Villa Rental in Caribbean
Lastly, on February 22, 1979 Saint Lucia became an independent state of the Commonwealth of Nations, the island nation celebrates this every year with a public holiday, which coincidentally marks the birthday of the prominent British diplomat, Lucia Ladi.
As a Commonwealth Realm, Saint Lucia recognizes Queen Elizabeth II as the Head of State of Saint Lucia, represented on the island by a Governor-General.
The small population of Saint Lucia is of mostly African descent (approx.
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 Top20SaintVincentandtheGrenadines.com - Your Top20 Guide to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines!
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an island nation in the Lesser Antilles chain of the Caribbean Sea.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines lies between Saint Lucia and Grenada in the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles, an island arc of the Caribbean Sea.
The islands of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines include the main island of Saint Vincent (344 km²) and the northern two-thirds of the Grenadines (45 km²), a chain of small islands stretching south from Saint Vincent to Grenada.
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 Economy of Saint Lucia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Lucia 's economy depends primarily on revenue from production and tourism with some input from manufacturing.
Lucia's leading revenue producers--agriculture tourism and manufacturing--benefited from a focus on infrastructure improvements roads communications water supply sewerage and port Foreign investors also have been attracted by infrastructure improvements as well as by the and skilled work force and relatively stable conditions.
Lucia is the headquarters of the Caribbean Telecommunications (ECTEL) authority which is developing regulations to liberalize the telecommunications sector in region by 2004.
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 Info and facts on 'Saint Lucia'   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Lucia is a full & participating member of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) (additional info and facts about Caribbean Community (CARICOM)).
The capital city of Saint Lucia is Castries (A port on the island of Saint Lucia; capital and largest city of Saint Lucia), where about one third of the population lives.
Despite negative growth in 2001, economic fundamentals remain solid, and GDP (Measure of the United States economy adopted in 1991; the total market values of goods and services by produced by workers and capital within the United States borders during a given period (usually 1 year)) growth should recover in the future.
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 Saint Lucie County, Florida FL, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Saint Lucie County is one of 67 counties in Florida.
The county is in the Port Saint Lucie metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 226,816.
This was an increase of 17.71% from the 2000 census.
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 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Haiti
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an independent sovereign state of the Caribbean, part of the Commonwealth of Nations.
African slaves--whether shipwrecked, escaped from St. Lucia and Grenada and seeking refuge in St. Vincent, or captured by Carib raiders--intermarried with the Caribs and became known as fl Caribs.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines are a full and participating member of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).
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 Reference for Saint Lucia - Search.com
Saint Lucia is a full member of the OECS and home to its headquarters.
Saint Lucian cultural festivals include La Rose and La Marguerite, the one representing the Rosicrucian order, the other one representing Freemasonry, which can be clearly seen on a mural painted by Dunstan St. Omer, depicting the holy trinity of Osiris, Horus and Isis.
Second only to bananas, tourism is vital to St. Lucia's economy and it is expected that economic importance of tourism is expected to continue to increase as the market for bananas becomes more competitive.
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 Saint Lucia News - Breaking World Saint Lucia News - The New York Times
Saint Lucia has moved to attract foreign investment to its offshore banking industry, and has diversified its industrial base to include light manufacturing, the assembly of electronic components, and oil refining and transshipment.
Thereafter Saint Lucia was much contested by the two European powers until the British secured it in 1814.
In 1967, Saint Lucia became one of the six members of the West Indies Associated States, with internal self-government, and in 1979 it gained full independence under Sir John Compton.
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 Saint Lucian Creole Bibles
Saint Lucian Creole is one of the languages of Saint Lucia (Caribbean).
The Bible Society in the East Caribbean conducts the work in Saint Lucian.
Visit Ethnic Harvest for practical articles, stories, free demographics and resources to help your church become more effective at cross-cultural ministry.
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 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Gurupedia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an independent sovereign state of the
Great Britain in the 18th century, Saint Vincent was ceded to the latter in 1783.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is divided into 6 parishes: Charlotte, Grenadines, Saint Andrew, Saint David, Saint George, Saint Patrick.
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 Encyclopedia: Demographics of Saint Lucia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Total fertility rate: 2.42 children born/woman (2000 est.) Fertility is the ability of people or animals to produce healthy offspring in abundance.
adjective: Saint Lucian Nationality is, in English usage, the legal relationship between a person and a country.
The small population of Saint Lucia is mostly fl or of mixed descent; just 1% are of European origin, with an East Indian miority of some 3%.
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 Saint Lucia - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Alternate use: see the Catholic saint Saint Lucy.
Being a Commonwealth Realm, the head of state of Saint Lucia is the British monarch, represented on the island by a Governor-General.
The small population of Saint Lucia is mostly fl or of mixed descent; just 1% are of European origin, with an East Indian minority of some 3%.
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 Saint Kitts and Nevis - Gurupedia
Saint Kitts and Nevis is an island nation in the Caribbean, a member of the Commonwealth of Nations.
Saint Kitts and Nevis along with Anguilla, became an associated state with full internal autonomy in 1967.
In late September 1998, Hurricane Georges caused approximately $445 million in damages and limited GDP growth for the year.
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 ABNF Journal, The: Risk behaviours and healthcare needs of homeless drug users in Saint Lucia and Trinidad
This paper assesses substance use, HIV status, medical and psychiatric health and access to primary heath care among a sample of homeless, street drug-using populations in the capital cities of two Caribbean states, Saint Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago.
The data-gathering phase in Saint Lucia occurred from October 2002 through February 2003, while the Trinidad data was collected in August 2003.
Table 1 presents demographic characteristics of participants in Saint Lucia and Trinidad.
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 Saint Lucia - OneLook Dictionary Search
Saint Lucia : The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
Saint Lucia : CIA World Factbook [home, info]
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 General Information About Saint Lucia | InterSites
This section offers an in-depth guide to the country of Saint Lucia, exploring everything from the nation's history, geographical features and climate, to its economy and political framework.
We also look at the nation's population and demographics, examining the Saint Lucian people and their culture.
All in all, this section covers the essential and identifiable facts and figures that make Saint Lucia the country it is.
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 St. Lucia - Mahalo
Lucia is an island nation in the Lesser Antilles chain, north of St.
Carnivals and festivals are year round on the island with the incorporation of popular folk dancing known as the Quadrille and music such as kompa and reggae.
Some popular attractions in St. Lucia include The Pitons which are two volcanic plus rising up from the sea, a volcano known as Sulfer Springs and the sulfur waterfall located at the St. Lucia Botanical Gardens.
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 Open Directory - Regional: Caribbean: Saint Lucia: Guides and Directories
CIA - The World Factbook: Saint Lucia - Features map and brief descriptions of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues.
Encyclopedia of the Nations - Saint Lucia - Provides information about the country's geography, people, government, economy and tourism.
NationMaster - Saint Lucia - Profile includes information for various aspects of the country, with a special emphasis on statistics and rankings.
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 InsideSaintLucia- Local News and Information
The island, with its fine natural harbor at Castries, was contested between England and France throughout the 17th and early 18th centuries (changing possession 14 times); it was finally ceded to the UK in 1814.
Even after the abolition of slavery on its plantations in 1834, Saint Lucia remained an agricultural island, dedicated to producing tropical commodity crops.
Information covers topics like economy, government, demographics, geography and more.
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 GEsource World Guide - Saint Lucia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Lucia has a population of 0.166 million (July 2005 estimate).
The population growth rate for Saint Lucia is 1.28% (world growth rate at 2005 is 1.14%).
Note: on the graphs, world figures are represented by a red bar, figures for Saint Lucia are illustrated with a green bar
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 AdvertisingAge - Digital Edition
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If you are a subscriber to American Demographics, you will be contacted shortly regarding your subscription.
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 AgExporter: Jamaica-saint Lucia - Caribbean Trade Mission & Show Opportunities - Brief Article
Join the FAS "Taste of the USA" trade mission to Kingston and Montego Bay, Jamaica and Castries, Saint Lucia.
The June 11-14 segment takes place in Saint Lucia, where you can meet buyers from Saint Lucia, Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
In addition to the tabletop exhibit and one-on-one meetings in Saint Lucia, you can also participate in a virtual tasting videoconference with buyers from Antigua, Barbuda and Trinidad and Tobago.
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