St. Lucia - Land area

Land area (sq. km)

The value for Land area (sq. km) in St. Lucia was 610.00 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 610.00 in 2017 and a minimum value of 610.00 in 1961.

Definition: Land area is a country's total area, excluding area under inland water bodies, national claims to continental shelf, and exclusive economic zones. In most cases the definition of inland water bodies includes major rivers and lakes.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.

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Year Value
1961 610.00
1962 610.00
1963 610.00
1964 610.00
1965 610.00
1966 610.00
1967 610.00
1968 610.00
1969 610.00
1970 610.00
1971 610.00
1972 610.00
1973 610.00
1974 610.00
1975 610.00
1976 610.00
1977 610.00
1978 610.00
1979 610.00
1980 610.00
1981 610.00
1982 610.00
1983 610.00
1984 610.00
1985 610.00
1986 610.00
1987 610.00
1988 610.00
1989 610.00
1990 610.00
1991 610.00
1992 610.00
1993 610.00
1994 610.00
1995 610.00
1996 610.00
1997 610.00
1998 610.00
1999 610.00
2000 610.00
2001 610.00
2002 610.00
2003 610.00
2004 610.00
2005 610.00
2006 610.00
2007 610.00
2008 610.00
2009 610.00
2010 610.00
2011 610.00
2012 610.00
2013 610.00
2014 610.00
2015 610.00
2016 610.00
2017 610.00

Rural land area (sq. km)

Definition: Rural land area in square kilometers, derived from urban extent grids which distinguish urban and rural areas based on a combination of population counts (persons), settlement points, and the presence of Nighttime Lights. Areas are defined as urban where contiguous lighted cells from the Nighttime Lights or approximated urban extents based on buffered settlement points for which the total population is greater than 5,000 persons.

Source: Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)/Columbia University. 2013. Urban-Rural Population and Land Area Estimates Version 2. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.e

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Year Value
1990 263.58
2000 263.58
2010 263.58

Urban land area (sq. km)

Definition: Urban land area in square kilometers, based on a combination of population counts (persons), settlement points, and the presence of Nighttime Lights. Areas are defined as urban where contiguous lighted cells from the Nighttime Lights or approximated urban extents based on buffered settlement points for which the total population is greater than 5,000 persons.

Source: Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)/Columbia University. 2013. Urban-Rural Population and Land Area Estimates Version 2. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.e

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Year Value
1990 351.21
2000 351.21
2010 351.21

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use