Caribbean Netherlands; labour participation, position in the household

Caribbean Netherlands; labour participation, position in the household

Sex Age Position in household Caribbean Netherlands Periods Labour force and not in the labour force (number) Labour force Labour force (number) Labour force Employed labour force Employed labour force (number) Labour force Employed labour force Professional status Employee Employee (number) Labour force Employed labour force Professional status Employee Permanent employee (number) Labour force Employed labour force Professional status Employee Temporary employee (number) Labour force Employed labour force Professional status Self-employed person Self-employed person (number) Labour force Employed labour force Professional status Self-employed person Self-employed without employees (number) Labour force Employed labour force Professional status Self-employed person Self-employed with employees (number) Labour force Employed labour force Professional status Self-employed person Contributing family worker (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Part-time Part-time (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Part-time Less than 20 working hours a week Less than 20 working hours a week (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Part-time Less than 20 working hours a week Less than 12 working hours a week (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Part-time Less than 20 working hours a week 12 to 19 working hours a week (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Part-time 20 to 34 working hours a week 20 to 34 working hours a week (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Part-time 20 to 34 working hours a week 20 to 27 working hours a week (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Part-time 20 to 34 working hours a week 28 to 34 working hours a week (number) Labour force Employed labour force Working hours Full-time (number) Labour force Unemployed labour force (number) Labour force Unemployment rate (%) Not in the labour force (number) Gross labour participation rate (%) Net labour participation rate (%)
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Total Bonaire 2020 16,450 12,040 11,490 9,360 7,510 1,850 2,130 1,240 820 80 1,920 510 250 260 1,410 640 760 9,570 550 4.6 4,410 73.2 69.8
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Total St. Eustatius 2020 2,420 1,760 1,720 1,490 1,390 90 220 140 60 20 220 20 20 0 190 90 110 1,500 40 2.3 660 72.6 71.0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Total Saba 2020 1,540 1,170 1,130 950 690 250 180 130 50 10 290 100 70 30 190 110 80 840 40 3.1 370 75.8 73.4
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Bonaire 2020 2,360 1,760 1,650 1,340 1,090 240 310 190 120 0 200 60 40 20 140 60 80 1,450 110 6.1 610 74.4 69.9
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person St. Eustatius 2020 830 590 590 500 480 30 90 50 20 10 70 0 0 0 70 30 40 520 0 0.7 230 71.7 71.2
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Saba 2020 470 340 340 300 220 90 30 30 10 0 100 40 20 10 70 50 20 230 0 0.6 130 72.1 71.6
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2020 1,170 990 920 790 720 80 130 80 50 0 200 50 10 40 140 40 100 720 70 7.1 180 84.5 78.6
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2020 330 290 290 280 250 30 10 10 0 0 40 0 0 0 40 20 20 250 0 1.4 40 87.6 86.4
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2020 160 130 130 110 90 20 20 10 10 0 30 10 0 0 20 10 10 100 10 3.8 20 85.3 82.1
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple with child(ren) Bonaire 2020 4,520 3,690 3,610 2,890 2,510 380 720 330 350 40 460 70 40 20 400 210 190 3,150 80 2.0 840 81.5 79.8
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple with child(ren) St. Eustatius 2020 460 410 400 350 340 10 60 30 30 10 40 20 10 0 20 10 10 370 10 2.2 50 89.2 87.3
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple with child(ren) Saba 2020 370 350 340 270 180 90 60 40 20 0 70 30 20 10 50 20 30 260 20 4.6 20 93.8 89.8
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple without child(ren) Bonaire 2020 4,230 2,960 2,870 2,090 1,740 350 780 520 250 10 770 230 140 90 530 240 290 2,100 100 3.3 1,270 70.1 67.7
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple without child(ren) St. Eustatius 2020 360 260 260 190 170 10 70 60 10 0 50 0 0 0 40 10 30 210 0 0.0 100 72.2 72.2
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple without child(ren) Saba 2020 310 200 200 140 110 40 60 40 10 0 60 20 20 0 40 20 20 140 0 2.0 100 66.6 65.2
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Adult child Bonaire 2020 2,330 1,780 1,660 1,540 990 550 130 100 20 10 220 70 0 70 160 60 100 1,440 120 6.8 540 76.7 71.5
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Adult child St. Eustatius 2020 220 130 110 110 90 10 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 10 10 0 100 20 . 100 56.3 49.6
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Adult child Saba 2020 140 90 90 80 70 20 0 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 20 10 0 70 10 . 40 68.4 64.0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Minor child Bonaire 2020 600 40 30 30 0 30 0 0 0 0 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 20 10 . 560 7.0 5.2
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Minor child St. Eustatius 2020 110 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 10 . 100 . .
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Minor child Saba 2020 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . 40 . .
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Other household member Bonaire 2020 1,240 820 750 680 450 230 70 10 40 20 60 30 0 30 40 40 0 690 70 8.2 430 65.8 60.5
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Other household member St. Eustatius 2020 110 70 70 60 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 60 0 . 40 . .
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Other household member Saba 2020 60 40 40 40 30 10 10 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 40 0 . 10 . .
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table contains yearly figures on labour participation by position in the household for the special municipalities Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba (the Caribbean Netherlands). The population of 15 to 74 years of age (excluding the institutionalized population) is divided into the employed labour force, the unemployed labour force and those not in the labour force. The employed labour force is subdivided on the basis of the professional status and the average working hours. A division by sex and age is available.

Data available from: 2012

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

Changes as of 13 July 2021:
The figures of 2020 are added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures will be published every two years.

Description topics

Labour force and not in the labour force
People who are part of the employed labour force, the unemployed labour force or who are not in the labour force.

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old.
Labour force
People
- who have paid work (employed labour force), or
- who don’t have paid work, recently looked for work and are directly available for it (unemployed labour force).

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old. Paid work is regardless of the hours worked.
Labour force
People
- who have paid work (employed labour force), or
- who don’t have paid work, recently looked for work and are directly available for it (unemployed labour force).

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old. Paid work is regardless of the hours worked.
Employed labour force
People who have paid work.

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old. Paid work is regardless of the hours worked.
Employed labour force
People who have paid work.

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old. Paid work is regardless of the hours worked.

Professional status
Classification of the employed labour force into:
Employee
-  permanent
-  temporary
Self-employed
-  without employees (solo self-employed)
-  with employees
-  contributing family worker

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.
Employee
A person who makes arrangements in a collective agreement for labour purposes and who is being paid in return.

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.

Employee
A person who makes arrangements in a collective agreement for labour purposes and who is being paid in return.

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.

Permanent employee
An employee with an employment contract for an indefinite period.

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.

Temporary employee
An employee with an employment contract for a limited period.

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.


Self-employed person
A person who works for his/her own account and risk
-  in an own company or practice (self-employed entrepreneur), or
-  as an owner-manager, or
-  in the company or practice of a family member (contributing family worker), or
-  as another self-employed person (for example in an independent profession).

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.

Self-employed person
A person who works for his/her own account and risk
-  in an own company or practice (self-employed entrepreneur), or
-  as an owner-manager, or
-  in the company or practice of a family member (contributing family worker), or
-  as another self-employed person (for example in an independent profession).

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.

Self-employed without employees
A person who works for his/her own account and risk
-  in an own company or practice (self-employed entrepreneur), or
-  as an owner-manager, or
-  as another self-employed person (for example in an independent profession), and
-  who has no employees.

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.
Self-employed with employees
A person who works for his/her own account and risk
-  in an own company or practice (self-employed entrepreneur), or
-  as an owner-manager, and
-  who has employees.
-  
When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.
Contributing family worker
A person who works, not on the basis of a an explicit employment contract, in the company or practice of the partner or parents.

When a person has more than one job, the job in which most hours are worked, is used.
Working hours
The number of hours someone works in a normal or average working week.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
Part-time
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is less than 35 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
Part-time
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is less than 35 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
Less than 20 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is less than 20 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
Less than 20 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is less than 20 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
Less than 12 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is less than 20 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
12 to 19 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is 12 to 19 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
20 to 34 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is 20 to 34 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.

20 to 34 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is 20 to 34 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
20 to 27 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is 20 to 27 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.
28 to 34 working hours a week
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is 28 to 34 hours.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.

Full-time
The number of hours that a person works in a normal or average working week is 35 hours or more.

In the average working hours overtime and unpaid hours are not taken into account.

Unemployed labour force
People who don’t have paid work, recently looked for work and are directly available for it.

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old. Paid work is regardless of the hours worked.
Unemployment rate
The unemployed labour force as a percentage of the (employed and unemployed) labour force.

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old.
Not in the labour force
People who don’t have paid work, who haven’t recently looked for work recently or are not directly available for it.

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old. Paid work is regardless of the hours worked.
Gross labour participation rate
The percentage of the (employed and unemployed) labour force in the population (labour force and not in the labour force).

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old.
Net labour participation rate
The percentage of the employed labour force in the population (labour force and not in the labour force).

This definition concerns people who live in the Caribbean Netherlands (excluding the institutionalized population). The figures are usually presented for the population aged 15 to 74 years old.