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Country fact sheet: Saint Lucia

Population

- Total population: 184 000
- Female population: 93 000
- Male population: 90 000
The World Bank (2020)

Health Expenditure

- Total per capita (US$): 464.7
- Out-of-pocket (% of total expenditure on health): 46.3
World Health Organization (2018)

Human Development Index

- HDI: 0.759
- Category: High
UNDP Human Development Report (2020)

Geography

Life Expectancy at Birth

- Total population (years): 74.3
- Female population (years): 77.7
- Male population (years): 71.3
World Health Organization (2019)

Cancer Burden

- Overall cancer incidence (rate per 100 000 persons per year): 174.3
- Overall cancer mortality (rate per 100 000 persons per year): 82.8
- Most common cancer site by incidence for females (rate per 100 000 persons per year): Breast (53.5)
- Most common cancer site by mortality for females (rate per 100 000 persons per year): Breast (17.1)
- Most common cancer site by incidence for males (rate per 100 000 persons per year): Prostate (103.2)
- Most common cancer site by mortality for males (rate per 100 000 persons per year): Prostate (32.6)
- GLOBOCAN 2020 population fact sheet
GLOBOCAN (2020)

Check also the following factsheets: Breast, Cervical, Colorectal