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 2018* -1.1 53
Type: Single person household Bonaire 2018* -2.8 58
Type: Multi person household Bonaire 2018* -0.7 52
Type: One-parent family Bonaire 2018* 1.0 48
Type: One-parent, all children < 18 yrs Bonaire 2018* 2.0 45
Type: One-parent, at least 1 child >= 18 Bonaire 2018* -0.6 51
Type: Couple, total Bonaire 2018* -0.7 52
Type: Couple, no children Bonaire 2018* -2.8 60
Type: Couple, with child(ren) Bonaire 2018* 1.1 48
Type: Couple, all children < 18 yrs Bonaire 2018* 1.1 47
Type: Couple, at least 1 child >= 18 yrs Bonaire 2018* 0.8 49
Type: Multi person household, n.e.c. Bonaire 2018* -1.3 53
Type: Single person with other people Bonaire 2018* -1.5 54
Type: One-parent family and other people Bonaire 2018* 2.8 43
Type: Couple, no child with other people Bonaire 2018* -1.3 56
Type: Couple with children/other people Bonaire 2018* -2.8 57
Main earner: to 40 years Bonaire 2018* 1.4 47
Main earner: 40 to 60 years Bonaire 2018* -0.3 51
Main earner: 60 years or older Bonaire 2018* -2.8 65
Source: Income as employee/self-employed Bonaire 2018* -0.5 51
Source: Transfer income Bonaire 2018* -2.8 72
Sex: Male Bonaire 2018* -1.2 53
Sex: Female Bonaire 2018* -0.9 52
Pos. in hh.: Main earner Bonaire 2018* -1.4 54
Pos. in hh.: Main earner without partner Bonaire 2018* -1.8 55
Pos. in hh.: Main earner, single person Bonaire 2018* -2.5 57
Pos. in hh.: Main earner, single parent Bonaire 2018* 1.0 47
Pos. in hh.: Main earner with partner Bonaire 2018* -1.1 53
Pos. in hh.: Partner of main earner Bonaire 2018* -1.7 55
Pos. in hh.: Child underage Bonaire 2018* 1.2 47
Pos. in hh.: Child of age Bonaire 2018* -0.4 51
Pos. in hh.: Other member Bonaire 2018* -2.2 55
Equivalised income: 1st 25%-group Bonaire 2018* -2.6 55
Equivalised income: 2nd 25%-group Bonaire 2018* -1.1 52
Equivalised income: 3rd 25%-group Bonaire 2018* -0.3 51
Equivalised income: 4th 25%-group Bonaire 2018* -0.5 52
Source: CBS.
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