St. Vincent and the Grenadines are islands located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. They are found north of Trinidad and Tobago.
Ethnic Groups: Black (66%), Mixed (19%), East Indian (6%), European (4%), Carib Amerindian (2%), Other (3%)
Languages: English, French Patois
Religions: Protestant (75%), Roman Catholic (13%), Other (12%)
CIA: The World Factbook - Last Updated July 11, 2017
In Canada: 17,915
In the GTA: 12,380
In Toronto: 7,370
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Brampton, Vaughan, and the City of Toronto (Ward 42 Scarborough Rouge River, Ward 17 Davenport, Ajax).
St. Vincent and the Grenadines became independent in 1979. St. Vincent is covered in banana plantations; the economy relies heavily on banana production. The Grenadines rely more on tourism. There is a lot of poverty in the country due to high unemployment. There is complete freedom of religion; most of the population identifies as Christian.