Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

St. Vincent and the Grenadines are islands located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. They are found north of Trinidad and Tobago.

QUICK FACTS

Population: 102,350
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%)
Capital: Kingstown
CIA: The World Factbook - Last Updated July 11, 2017

Vincentians in Toronto

Vincentian Population:
In Canada: 10,140
In the GTA: 6,080
In the City of Toronto: 2,890

Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Brampton, Vaughan, and 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.

Settlement Services in the GTA

Settlement.org

Churches in the GTA

All Nations Full Gospel Church
4401 Steeles Avenue West
Toronto, ON
M3N 2S4
Phone: 416-665-9964

The Peoples Church
374 Sheppard Avenue East
Toronto, ON
M2N 3B6
Phone: 416-222-3241


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