Caribbean NL; income of private households

Caribbean NL; income of private households

Characteristics Caribbean Netherlands Periods Households (number) Disposable income (mean) (1 000 dollar) Disposable income (median) (1 000 dollar)
Type: One-parent, all children < 18 yrs Caribbean Netherlands 2020* 650 23.2 21.0
Type: One-parent, all children < 18 yrs Bonaire 2020* 500 23.8 22.3
Type: One-parent, all children < 18 yrs St. Eustatius 2020* 100 20.7 18.2
Type: One-parent, all children < 18 yrs Saba 2020* 50 . .
Type: Couple, no children Caribbean Netherlands 2020* 1,850 36.5 29.0
Type: Couple, no children Bonaire 2020* 1,550 35.2 28.2
Type: Couple, no children St. Eustatius 2020* 150 46.0 34.7
Type: Couple, no children Saba 2020* 100 41.3 34.8
Type: Couple, all children < 18 yrs Caribbean Netherlands 2020* 1,250 42.9 37.1
Type: Couple, all children < 18 yrs Bonaire 2020* 1,050 40.9 35.3
Type: Couple, all children < 18 yrs St. Eustatius 2020* 150 49.9 47.4
Type: Couple, all children < 18 yrs Saba 2020* 100 . .
Type: Couple with children/other people Caribbean Netherlands 2020* 350 62.2 55.3
Type: Couple with children/other people Bonaire 2020* 300 60.9 53.8
Type: Couple with children/other people St. Eustatius 2020* 50 . .
Type: Couple with children/other people Saba 2020* 0 . .
Source: CBS.
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Table description


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 2011 to 2019 are final.
The figures for 2020 are provisional.

Changes June 30, 2022:
The final figures for 2019 and the provisional figures for 2020 are added.
The final figures for 2018 have been changed due to complete child benefit data.

When will new figures be published?
New figures are expected in September 2023.

Description topics

Households
Number of persons with income in private households on December 31 of the year under review.
Disposable income (mean)
Disposable income equals gross income minus
- current transfers paid,
- income insurance premiums,
- health insurance premiums,
- tax on income and wealth.
Disposable income (median)
Disposable income equals gross income minus
- current transfers paid,
- income insurance premiums,
- health insurance premiums,
- tax on income and wealth.