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  • The economy of Barbados became diversified during the last four decades, changing from agriculture to services, in particular tourism, international business and financial services.
  • The economy is driven by the private sector, supported by the Government which provides social services and physical infrastructure.
  • Success in economic diversification in Barbados has allowed the same to achieve a relatively high GDP per capita compared to the remaining countries of the Caribbean Region (US$13.235).
  • Tourism, international business, financial services and manufacturing constitute the main income sources in Barbados.
  • Barbados has a well-developed financial sector comprised of banks and financial brokers well recognized at the international level.
  • Source: Ministry of Finance of Barbados.