Overview - Saint Lucia

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Capital:Castries
Area:616 km²
Population:168,458 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):English (official), French patois.
Religion(s):Roman Catholic - 67.5%, Seventh Day Adventist - 8.5%, Pentecostal - 5.7%, Anglican - 2%, Evangelical - 2%, other Christian - 5.1%, Rastafarian - 2.1%, others - 1.1%, unspecified - 1.5%, none - 4.5%.
Ethnic Group(s):Black - 90%, mixed - 6%, East Indian - 3%, White - 1%.