Poverty is widespread and housing standards are generally
low in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Visit AbbreviationFinder to see the definitions of SVG and acronym for St. Vincent and The Grenadines. Unemployment is very high, and many have only temporary
or seasonal employment. The state has invested in expanding
health care and education. Social spending is a larger part
of the state budget than in most neighboring countries.
old-age pension and sickness and accident insurance. Health
care has been particularly focused on addressing
malnutrition among children. declining infant mortality.