Caribbean NL; purchasing power development persons in private households


This table contains the dynamic purchasing power of people in the Caribbean Netherlands; the islands of Bonaire, St. Eustatius, and Saba. Persons are differentiated according to sex, position in the household and household characteristics age main earner, main income source 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:
2012.

Status of the figures:
The figures for the years 2012 - 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; purchasing power development persons in private households

Characteristics households and persons Caribbean Netherlands Periods Median development purchasing power (%) Persons with purchasing power decrease (%)
Total persons Bonaire 2012 3.2 42
Total persons Bonaire 2013 1.6 45
Total persons Bonaire 2014 2.0 43
Total persons Bonaire 2015 4.6 36
Total persons Bonaire 2016 3.0 42
Total persons Bonaire 2017* 1.0 45
Total persons Bonaire 2018* -1.1 53
Total persons St. Eustatius 2012 4.5 41
Total persons St. Eustatius 2013 2.3 41
Total persons St. Eustatius 2014 1.1 48
Total persons St. Eustatius 2015 4.6 37
Total persons St. Eustatius 2016 2.0 43
Total persons St. Eustatius 2017* 2.6 45
Total persons St. Eustatius 2018* 2.0 44
Total persons Saba 2012 4.6 36
Total persons Saba 2013 3.3 38
Total persons Saba 2014 3.1 38
Total persons Saba 2015 3.1 34
Total persons Saba 2016 6.1 31
Total persons Saba 2017* 0.6 44
Total persons Saba 2018* -0.3 50
Source: CBS.
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