St Kitts and Nevis Population: 55,345

St Kitts and Nevis is an island situated in the West Indies. It comes in the list of commonwealth countries which are headed by Queen Elizabeth II. St Kitts is the major island, which is also the capital. The smaller island is the Nevis. It is the first island located in the Caribbean that was colonized by the Europeans. There are several small cities and towns on the island.

Largest cities by population in St Kitts and Nevis

St. Thomas Lowland, St John Figtree, St George Basseterre, Trinity Palmetto Point, St Anne Sandy Point are the biggest cities located in Saint Kitts and Nevis.

St Kitts and Nevis population history 

In the year 2000, the population of the country was 44,074, but now it has risen to 53,199. The urban population of the country has increased to 17, 523. The global population rank of the nation is now 211, and it is the same for the last year.

St Kitts and Nevis population forecast

In the year 2050, the population of the nation is expected to be 56,161. The urban population of the country will have risen to 25,561. Then the global population rank of the nation will come to position 208.

St Kitts and Nevis demographics

Some of the people settlements found in the country belong to Afro-Caribbean (92.5%), European (2.1%), and Indian (1.5%). The average life expectancy of the country is expected to be 76.9 years. The emigration is high in the place for most people who have immigrated to the United States.

St Kitts and Nevis religion and politics 

Most of the residents of the country are Christians. The majority of the population belong to the Anglicans and Protestants denominations. There is also a smaller population of Catholics.

When talking about politics, St Kitts and Nevis is a democratic state as well as federal. The head of the state is Queen Elizabeth, and the governor-general represents the Queen. They, on the other hand, act on the advice of the prime minister and the cabinet members. It has a unicameral legislature termed as the National Assembly.

St Kitts and Nevis economy

It is a twin-island federation where the economy is based on industries such as tourism, light manufacturing, and agriculture. Sugar was one of the important exports from the year 1940, but later it was dropped due to huge losses. So the other industries are given the main attention to add to the GDP growth.

Largest Countries in the World by Population

S.No Country Population (2020) World Population Share (%)
1 China 1,439,323,776 18.47%
2 India 1,380,004,385 17.70%
3 United States 331,002,651 4.25%
4 Indonesia 273,523,615 3.51%
5 Pakistan 220,892,340 2.83%
6 Brazil 212,559,417 2.73%
7 Nigeria 206,139,589 2.64%
8 Bangladesh 164,689,383 2.11%
9 Russia 145,934,462 1.87%
10 Mexico 128,932,753 1.65%