Caribbean NL; income of private households


This table summarizes the income of private households in the Carribean Netherlands; the islands of Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba. Households are differentiated according to composition, age of the main earner, main source of income and income level. The income level quartile groups are determined per island, since the income differences between the islands make a classification for the Caribbean Netherlands as a total difficult to interpret.

Population:
The population consists of the people in private households with income observed. The reference date is December 31 of the year under review.

Data is available starting from:
2011.

Status of the figures:
The figures for the years 2011 through 2016 are final.
The figures for 2017 and 2018 are provisional.

Changes April 28, 2020:
The provisional figures for 2018 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures are expected in September 2020.

Caribbean NL; income of private households

Characteristics Caribbean Netherlands Periods Households (number) Disposable income (mean) (1 000 dollar) Disposable income (median) (1 000 dollar)
Private households Bonaire 2018* 8,100 32.6 24.3
Type: Single person household Bonaire 2018* 2,850 18.1 14.5
Type: Multi person household Bonaire 2018* 5,250 40.5 32.9
Type: One-parent family Bonaire 2018* 900 26.2 23.3
Type: One-parent, all children < 18 yrs Bonaire 2018* 400 20.5 18.5
Type: One-parent, at least 1 child >= 18 Bonaire 2018* 500 31.1 27.3
Type: Couple, total Bonaire 2018* 3,350 42.1 33.8
Type: Couple, no children Bonaire 2018* 1,600 37.7 28.6
Type: Couple, with child(ren) Bonaire 2018* 1,750 46.3 39.7
Type: Couple, all children < 18 yrs Bonaire 2018* 1,000 42.7 36.7
Type: Couple, at least 1 child >= 18 yrs Bonaire 2018* 700 51.3 45.7
Type: Multi person household, n.e.c. Bonaire 2018* 950 48.4 42.1
Type: Single person with other people Bonaire 2018* 350 40.4 33.3
Type: One-parent family and other people Bonaire 2018* 150 37.1 34.0
Type: Couple, no child with other people Bonaire 2018* 150 52.3 43.2
Type: Couple with children/other people Bonaire 2018* 300 62.6 57.6
Main earner: to 40 years Bonaire 2018* 2,400 27.0 22.0
Main earner: 40 to 60 years Bonaire 2018* 3,550 37.2 28.6
Main earner: 60 years or older Bonaire 2018* 2,150 31.2 22.4
Source: Income as employee/self-employed Bonaire 2018* 7,150 35.4 27.5
Source: Transfer income Bonaire 2018* 950 11.4 7.7
Disposable income: 1st 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000 7.6 7.7
Disposable income: 2nd 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000 18.8 18.5
Disposable income: 3rd 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000 32.4 32.1
Disposable income: 4th 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000 71.5 60.1
Equivalised income: 1st 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000
Equivalised income: 2nd 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000
Equivalised income: 3rd 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000
Equivalised income: 4th 25%-group Bonaire 2018* 2,000
Source: CBS.
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