Caribbean Netherlands; Religious denomination, personal characteristics


This table provides data on religious denomination and church visits 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; Religious denomination, personal characteristics

Personal characteristics Accuracy Caribbean Netherlands Periods Religious denominationNo religion (%) Religious denominationRoman Catholic Church (%) Religious denominationPentecostal Church (%) Religious denominationProtestant Church (%) Religious denominationSeventh-day Adventist Church (%) Religious denominationMethodism (%) Religious denominationEvangelical Church (%) Religious denominationAnglican Church (%) Religious denominationIslam (%) Religious denominationJehovah's Witnesses (%) Religious denominationHinduism (%) Religious denominationOther (%) Church visits of religious personsAt least once a week (%) Church visits of religious persons2 or 3 times a month (%) Church visits of religious personsOnce a month (%) Church visits of religious personsLess than once a month (%) Church visits of religious personsHardly or never (%)
Total persons Percentage/average Caribbean Netherlands 2013 13.3 58.4 6.0 2.4 3.8 3.7 3.7 1.4 0.8 1.2 0.7 4.6 29.6 11.8 11.1 13.3 34.2
Total persons Percentage/average Caribbean Netherlands 2017/2018 18.7 49.0 5.8 2.1 5.5 6.8 2.1 1.8 0.5 1.8 0.6 5.3 27.1 11.7 11.0 13.1 37.2
Total persons Percentage/average Bonaire 2013 12.0 68.2 6.7 2.7 1.2 . 4.5 . . 1.4 0.7 2.4 30.4 12.4 11.9 13.1 32.3
Total persons Percentage/average Bonaire 2017/2018 18.7 59.7 6.5 2.9 1.9 . 2.8 . . 2.1 0.6 4.2 26.7 10.5 12.4 15.6 34.9
Total persons Percentage/average St. Eustatius 2013 17.2 23.8 4.4 . 16.8 21.4 . 4.1 . . . 11.2 28.4 7.3 8.4 16.2 39.7
Total persons Percentage/average St. Eustatius 2017/2018 14.9 23.7 7.2 . 17.8 28.6 . 2.6 . 1.6 . 2.6 33.8 13.9 7.6 9.3 35.4
Total persons Percentage/average Saba 2013 17.0 42.0 3.4 3.0 . . 3.7 8.2 5.9 . . 10.2 25.7 15.0 8.7 9.5 41.2
Total persons Percentage/average Saba 2017/2018 24.2 43.7 . . 1.6 . 2.0 7.8 . . 1.9 13.5 17.8 13.3 10.6 8.6 49.7
Source: CBS.
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