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Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia

The World Language Process program of the UNKOMMON Foundation is proposing a World Conference / Congress on the subject of a Universal Auxiliary Language.

We would like to have participants from every country in the world including individuals from as many languages possible.

As people agree to participate we hope to update these web pages.

Persons the WLP Proposes to Participate
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Geographic Location
Location:

    Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean, north of Trinidad and Tobago.

Border countries:

    territorial sea: 12 nm contiguous zone: 24 nm exclusive economic zone: 200 nm continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin.

Cultural Demographics
Population:

166,312 (July 2005 est.)

Cultural Groups:

Ethnic groups: black 90%, mixed 6%, East Indian 3%, white 1%

Religions: Roman Catholic 67.5%, Seventh Day Adventist 8.5%, Pentecostal 5.7%, Anglican 2%, Evangelical 2%, other Christian 5.1%, Rastafarian 2.1%, other 1.1%, unspecified 1.5%, none 4.5% (2001 census).

Languages Spoken:

English (official), French patois.

Literacy:
male: 89.5%
female: 90.6% (2001 est.)

Provinces and Universities
Capital:

    Castries

Number of provinces

11 quarters; Anse-la-Raye, Castries, Choiseul, Dauphin, Dennery, Gros-Islet, Laborie, Micoud, Praslin, Soufriere, Vieux-Fort.

Universities go here.

Saint Lucia


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