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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines*

General Country Information
Capital: Kingstown
Population: 120,000 (2008 est.)
Form of Government: Parliamentary Democracy and Constitutional Monarchy

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 21,700
(2010)
Telephone - mobile: 131,800
(2010)
Internet hosts:
211 (2010)
Internet users: 76,000
(2009)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006:
0.47
World Rank 2005/2006: 69*

*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:
 
Helping Hands Centre
New Montrose
P.O. Box 399
Kingstown
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
http://www.apd.interconnection.org
Email: helpinghandscentre@hotmail.com or helpinghandscentre@gmail.com
Email the President of APD: juniorbacchus@yahoo.com
Tel: +784-457-0658
Fax: +784-457-0658
 
National Society of Persons with Disabilities – DPI National Assembly
Patricia Cumberbach
P.O. Box 2075,
2 Webb Street, New Montrose, Kingstown
St. Vincent and Grenadines, W.I.
Email: nsopwd@vincysurf.com
Tel: +784-456-8888
Fax: +784-457-2654