Saint Lucia population 182,564 (live)

The population of Saint Lucia is expected to grow by 1,000 in 2021 and reach 183,000 in 2022. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 8 people yearly. The population density of Saint Lucia has changed from 193.4 in 1980 to 295.8 in 2019.

Current population 182,564 people at present (Sunday 25th of July 2021)
Median Age 36.8 years
Population density 298.2 per km2
Population of Saint Lucia from 1960 to 2021 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2021 182,000 1,000 (0.6%) 8 36.8 298 34,000 (18.9%)
2020 181,000 1,000 (0.6%) 8 36.4 1.42 297 34,000 (18.8%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) 8 36.1 1.43 296 34,000 (18.7%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) 8 35.7 1.44 295 33,000 (18.6%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) 8 35.3 1.45 293 33,000 (18.6%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) 8 35.0 1.46 292 33,004 (18.5%)
2015 177,206 785 (0.4%) 8 34.7 1.47 291 32,790 (18.5%)
2010 172,580 1,558 (0.9%) 8 32.9 1.54 283 31,841 (18.5%)
2005 163,714 1,463 (0.9%) 570 29.9 1.68 268 37,793 (23.1%)
2000 156,949 1,777 (1.1%) -45 28.5 2.20 257 43,591 (27.8%)
1995 147,044 1,797 (1.2%) -190 27.6 2.89 241 42,297 (28.8%)
1990 138,185 2,229 (1.6%) -961 26.6 3.40 227 40,556 (29.3%)
1985 126,418 1,950 (1.5%) -852 24.4 3.89 207 35,300 (27.9%)
1980 117,987 1,697 (1.4%) -1,628 23.5 4.70 193 31,314 (26.5%)
1975 109,769 1,237 (1.1%) -1,786 23.1 5.46 180 27,662 (25.2%)
1970 104,160 1,411 (1.4%) -1,930 22.4 6.10 171 24,902 (23.9%)
1965 96,302 1,488 (1.6%) -1,539 23.0 6.69 158 21,822 (22.7%)
1960 89,897 1,017 (1.1%) -1,874 23.6 6.97 147 19,292 (21.5%)

In 2020 the population of Saint Lucia was 181,000 and the average age increased from 23.6 in 1960 to 36.4. Urban population has increased from 43,591 (27.8%) in 2000 to 34,000 (18.9%) in the current year. The population density of Saint Lucia has changed from 193.4 in 1980 to 295.8 in 2019.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 0 0 (0.0%) 8 36.4 1.42 297 34,000 (18.8%)
2025 184,000 0 (0.0%) 8 38.1 1.41 302 36,000 (19.3%)
2030 186,000 0 (0.0%) 8 39.9 1.43 306 37,000 (20.0%)
2035 187,000 0 (0.0%) 8 41.7 1.47 307 39,000 (21.1%)
2040 187,000 0 (0.0%) 8 43.3 1.51 306 42,000 (22.3%)
2045 185,000 0 (0.0%) 8 45.0 1.54 303 44,000 (23.7%)
2050 182,000 -1,000 (-0.6%) 8 46.3 1.58 299 46,000 (25.1%)

The life expectancy at birth should reach 81.4 (79.5 years for male and 83.4 years for females). Population density will go up to 298.8 people per square kilometer.

Saint Lucia demographics 2020

The population growth rate is 0.55% (1,000 residents, including 1,368 deaths). The demographics of Saint Lucia constitutes of 93,000 women and 89,000 men, which means there are 957 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 24.6% of population (44,808) is 19 or younger, 64.7% of population (117,736) is between age 20 and 64 and 10.6% of population (19,365) is over 65.

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