Saint Lucia: Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars

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 Saint Lucia

Foreign Direct Investment, billion USD

 Latest value 0.07
 Year 2022
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1976 - 2022
 Average 0.07
 Min - Max 0.00 - 0.27
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Saint Lucia from 1976 to 2022. The average value for Saint Lucia during that period was 0.07 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0 billion U.S. dollars in 1976 and a maximum of 0.27 billion U.S. dollars in 2007. The latest value from 2022 is 0.07 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 183 countries is 9.10 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Saint Lucia - Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars - historical chart - 1976-2022




Definition: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in the reporting economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. Data are in current U.S. dollars.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Terms of trade 99.27 2021 percent
 Financial openness -0.042 2021 index points
 Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP 1.41 2022 percent
 Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars 0.07 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Portfolio investment inflows, equities 0.68 2021 million dollars (current)
 Current account, percent of GDP -2.28 2022 percent
 Current account, in dollars -0.05 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, in dollars 0.03 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 0.39 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 2.36 2022 percent
 Remittances 55.20 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions -53.04 2022 million USD
 External debt 40.59 2022 percent
 Short-term external debt 10.72 2022 percent
 Short-term debt to reserves 25.06 2022 percent
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