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)
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2012 2,750 2,020 1,890 1,630 1,290 340 270 160 100 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2014 3,150 2,400 2,310 2,110 1,770 340 200 130 70 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2016 3,550 2,520 2,400 2,050 1,690 360 350 230 110 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2018 3,660 2,800 2,720 2,280 1,770 510 440 300 140 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2020 3,660 2,690 2,570 2,140 1,790 360 430 270 150 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Bonaire 2012 1,770 1,360 1,260 1,110 880 230 160 80 70 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Bonaire 2014 1,940 1,570 1,520 1,370 1,100 270 140 100 40 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Bonaire 2016 2,430 1,880 1,780 1,540 1,290 260 240 170 60 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Bonaire 2018 2,340 1,900 1,860 1,520 1,200 320 340 250 90 0
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
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person St. Eustatius 2012 600 430 410 320 260 60 90 60 20 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person St. Eustatius 2014 740 610 580 560 530 30 20 10 20 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person St. Eustatius 2016 560 380 370 280 250 30 80 40 40 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person St. Eustatius 2018 750 620 590 530 410 120 60 20 40 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person St. Eustatius 2020 830 590 590 500 480 30 90 50 20 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Saba 2012 380 230 220 190 150 50 30 20 10 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Saba 2014 470 210 210 180 140 40 30 20 10 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Saba 2016 560 260 250 230 160 70 30 20 10 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Saba 2018 560 280 270 230 170 70 40 30 10 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person Saba 2020 470 340 340 300 220 90 30 30 10 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2012 1,430 1,210 1,180 1,120 930 200 60 30 30 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2014 1,600 1,320 1,290 1,140 950 190 140 90 50 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2016 1,460 1,250 1,210 1,100 840 260 110 50 60 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2018 1,680 1,400 1,390 1,280 1,040 240 110 70 30 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2020 1,660 1,410 1,330 1,180 1,060 120 150 100 50 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2012 1,020 850 830 800 630 160 30 10 20 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2014 1,210 990 970 860 710 160 110 70 40 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2016 1,110 940 910 810 600 220 90 40 60 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2018 1,240 1,000 1,000 910 730 170 90 60 20 10
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
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2012 320 280 280 260 230 30 20 10 10 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2014 310 250 240 210 190 20 30 20 10 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2016 240 210 200 190 170 20 10 10 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2018 290 270 260 250 210 40 10 10 0 0
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
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2012 90 80 80 70 60 0 10 10 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2014 80 80 80 70 60 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2016 110 100 100 100 70 30 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2018 140 130 130 120 100 20 10 10 0 0
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
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Caribbean Netherlands 2012 6,550 5,430 5,280 4,580 3,990 590 690 430 230 30
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Caribbean Netherlands 2014 6,730 5,700 5,440 4,660 4,000 660 780 460 290 20
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Caribbean Netherlands 2016 6,720 5,720 5,570 4,620 3,770 850 950 490 410 50
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Caribbean Netherlands 2018 6,300 5,380 5,300 4,540 3,920 620 760 400 320 40
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Caribbean Netherlands 2020 7,010 5,860 5,680 4,690 4,090 590 990 500 450 50
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Bonaire 2012 4,980 4,120 4,010 3,500 3,060 450 510 330 170 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Bonaire 2014 5,410 4,560 4,360 3,720 3,160 560 640 380 250 20
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Bonaire 2016 5,490 4,660 4,540 3,720 3,030 690 820 430 350 40
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Bonaire 2018 5,000 4,270 4,220 3,570 3,110 460 650 340 280 30
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Bonaire 2020 5,690 4,670 4,530 3,680 3,230 450 840 410 390 40
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent St. Eustatius 2012 1,130 950 920 780 670 110 140 90 40 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent St. Eustatius 2014 990 850 790 690 620 60 110 70 30 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent St. Eustatius 2016 830 720 710 620 530 90 90 30 50 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent St. Eustatius 2018 820 680 660 590 510 80 70 40 30 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent St. Eustatius 2020 790 700 690 620 590 40 70 30 30 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Saba 2012 430 360 350 300 270 40 50 20 20 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Saba 2014 330 300 290 260 220 40 30 10 20 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Saba 2016 390 330 330 290 220 70 40 30 10 10
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Saba 2018 480 430 430 380 300 80 50 30 20 0
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent Saba 2020 530 480 460 380 280 100 80 50 30 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2012 100 60 50 50 40 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2014 170 30 30 30 20 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2016 220 90 70 70 50 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2018 230 140 130 130 60 60 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Caribbean Netherlands 2020 160 130 130 100 50 60 20 20 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Bonaire 2012 60 60 50 50 30 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Bonaire 2014 30 20 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Bonaire 2016 70 70 50 50 50 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Bonaire 2018 100 100 90 90 50 30 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Bonaire 2020 80 80 80 60 30 30 20 20 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person St. Eustatius 2012 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person St. Eustatius 2014 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person St. Eustatius 2016 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person St. Eustatius 2018 20 20 20 20 0 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person St. Eustatius 2020 40 30 30 20 20 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Saba 2012 40 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Saba 2014 140 20 20 20 10 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Saba 2016 160 20 20 20 0 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Saba 2018 110 30 30 20 10 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Single person Saba 2020 50 20 20 20 10 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2012 30 30 30 30 10 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2014 60 40 30 30 20 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2016 40 40 40 40 20 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2018 50 50 50 50 20 30 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Caribbean Netherlands 2020 40 30 30 30 10 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2012 20 20 20 20 10 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2014 40 40 30 30 20 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2016 40 40 40 40 20 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2018 20 20 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Bonaire 2020 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2012 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2014 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2016 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2018 20 20 20 20 0 20 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household St. Eustatius 2020 20 20 20 20 10 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2012 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2014 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2016 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2018 10 10 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0
Total male and female 15 to 24 years Parent in single-parent household Saba 2020 10 10 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0
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.