Caribbean Netherlands; Welfare, personal characteristics


This table provides data on happiness and satisfaction with life of the population of the Caribbean Netherlands aged 15 years and older in private households. Breakdowns by sex, age and level of education are presented. These aspects are shown for the Caribbean Netherlands and also for the islands Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba separately.
The research is a sample survey. This means that the figures shown are estimates for which reliability margins apply. These margins are also included in the table.
The Omnibus survey was carried out for the first time on Bonaire, Saba and St. Eustatius in 2013 during the month of June and the first week of July. For the second time the Omnibus survey was carried out on Bonaire during the months of October and November 2017, and on Saba and St. Eustatius in the period January to March 2018.

Data available from: 2013

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are final.

Changes as of 4 April 2019
None, this is a new table.

When will new figures be published?
New data will be published every four years.

Caribbean Netherlands; Welfare, personal characteristics

Personal characteristics Accuracy Caribbean Netherlands Periods HappinessHappiness score (average score) HappinessUnhappy (%) HappinessNot happy, not unhappy (%) HappinessHappy (%) Satisfaction with life Score satisfaction with life (average score) Satisfaction with life Dissatisfied (%) Satisfaction with life Not satisfied, not dissatisfied (%) Satisfaction with life Satisfied (%)
Total persons Percentage/average Caribbean Netherlands 2013 8.0 2.5 10.8 86.8 7.7 4.2 14.6 81.2
Total persons Percentage/average Caribbean Netherlands 2017/2018 8.1 1.6 8.7 89.7 8.0 1.6 10.3 88.1
Total persons Percentage/average Bonaire 2013 8.0 2.0 10.9 87.0 7.7 4.1 15.6 80.3
Total persons Percentage/average Bonaire 2017/2018 8.1 1.5 9.2 89.3 8.0 1.5 9.8 88.7
Total persons Percentage/average St. Eustatius 2013 8.0 5.8 8.5 85.7 7.8 5.3 10.0 84.6
Total persons Percentage/average St. Eustatius 2017/2018 8.0 1.8 8.7 89.5 7.9 . 13.5 85.2
Total persons Percentage/average Saba 2013 8.0 . 13.7 86.3 7.9 3.2 14.4 82.4
Total persons Percentage/average Saba 2017/2018 8.3 1.6 6.8 91.7 8.2 2.4 7.5 90.1
Source: CBS.
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