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Saint Lucia

General Country Information
Capital: Castries
Population: 173,765 (2009)
Form of Government: Parliamentary Democracy and Constitutional Monarchy

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines:
41,000 (2010)
Telephone - mobile: 179,300
(2010)
Internet hosts:
106 (2010)
Internet users:
142,900 (2009)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006:
0.46
World Rank 2005/2006: 73*

*The Digital Opportunity Index (DOI) evaluates the opportunity, infrastructure and utilization of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) worldwide and was created by the Korea Agency for Digital Opportunity and Promotion (KADO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The DOI is based on a scale of 0-1, where 1 is ideal, and the World Rank is taken into consideration out of 181 countries, based on the DOI.

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:
National Council of & for Persons with Disabilities, Inc. – DPI National Assembly  
Krishna Satney, 2nd Vice President,
P.O. Box 1353, Apricot Lane, Careille
Castries, St. Lucia
Email: ncpdinc@yahoo.com / mstpaul@hotmail.com
Tel: +1-758-453-1539
St. Lucia Blind Welfare Association
Sans Soucis, Box 788
Castries
Saint Lucia
Tel: +758-452-4691 / +758-454-6366
Fax: +758-452-7066