Saint Lucia

Not Available

Immigration detainees

2019

Not Available

Detained children

2017

8,383

International migrants

2019

166,487

Population

2020

Overview

Types of facilities used for migration-related detention
Administrative Ad Hoc Criminal Unknown
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IMMIGRATION AND DETENTION-RELATED STATISTICS

Total number of immigration detainees by year
Not Available
2019
Total number of detained minors
Not Available
2017
Criminal prison population
559
2016
587
2013
Percentage of foreign prisoners
3
2011
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
301
2016
321
2013
Population
166,487
2020
185,000
2015
International migrants
8,383
2019
12,800
2015
International migrants as a percentage of the population
6.9
2015
Refugees
2
2015
3
2014
Ratio of refugees per 1000 inhabitants
0.02
2014
Stateless persons
0
2015

SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Gross Domestic Product per capita (in USD)
7,647
2014
Remittances to the country
30
2014
Net official development assistance (ODA) (in millions USD)
18.1
2014
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP)
79 (High)
2015

DOMESTIC LAWS AND POLICIES

Legal tradition
Civil law
2017
Common law
2017

INTERNATIONAL LAW

Ratio of complaints procedures accepted
Observation Date
0/3
0/3
Regional legal instruments
Year of Ratification (Treaty) / Transposed (Directive) / Adoption (Regulation)
CBDP, Inter-American Convention on the Prevention, Punishment and Eradication of Violence against Women (Convention of Belem do Para) 1995
1995
Relevant recommendations of the UN Universal Periodic Review
Observation Date
No 2015
2017
No 2011

INSTITUTIONAL INDICATORS