Caribbean Netherlands; labour participation, young people (15-24 years)

Caribbean Netherlands; labour participation, young people (15-24 years)

Sex In formal education Caribbean Netherlands Periods Labour force Unemployment rate (%) Gross labour participation rate (%) Net labour participation rate (%)
Total male and female Total Caribbean Netherlands 2018 7.6 48.2 44.5
Total male and female Total Bonaire 2018 7.5 49.7 46.0
Total male and female Total St. Eustatius 2018 . 40.9 35.4
Total male and female Total Saba 2018 . 45.6 44.5
Total male and female In formal education Caribbean Netherlands 2018 . 20.3 18.3
Total male and female In formal education Bonaire 2018 . 21.2 20.0
Total male and female In formal education St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Total male and female In formal education Saba 2018 . 18.0 18.0
Total male and female Not in formal education Caribbean Netherlands 2018 6.9 84.9 79.0
Total male and female Not in formal education Bonaire 2018 8.1 85.9 79.0
Total male and female Not in formal education St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Total male and female Not in formal education Saba 2018 . . .
Male Total Caribbean Netherlands 2018 7.8 46.7 43.0
Male Total Bonaire 2018 7.0 48.9 45.4
Male Total St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Male Total Saba 2018 . 36.6 35.9
Male In formal education Caribbean Netherlands 2018 . 17.6 16.3
Male In formal education Bonaire 2018 . 19.6 19.6
Male In formal education St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Male In formal education Saba 2018 . . .
Male Not in formal education Caribbean Netherlands 2018 8.0 87.7 80.7
Male Not in formal education Bonaire 2018 . . .
Male Not in formal education St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Male Not in formal education Saba 2018 . . .
Female Total Caribbean Netherlands 2018 7.4 50.0 46.3
Female Total Bonaire 2018 . 50.6 46.7
Female Total St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Female Total Saba 2018 . . .
Female In formal education Caribbean Netherlands 2018 . 23.5 20.8
Female In formal education Bonaire 2018 . . .
Female In formal education St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Female In formal education Saba 2018 . . .
Female Not in formal education Caribbean Netherlands 2018 5.7 81.9 77.3
Female Not in formal education Bonaire 2018 . . .
Female Not in formal education St. Eustatius 2018 . . .
Female Not in formal education Saba 2018 . . .
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table contains yearly figures on labour participation of young people living on Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba (the Caribbean Netherlands). The population of 15 to 24 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 whether they are in education is available.

Data available from: 2012

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are final.

Changes as of 26 April 2019:
None, this is a new table.

When will new figures be published?
New figures will be published every two years.

Description topics

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.
Unemployment rate
The unemployed labour force as a percentage of the (employed and 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.
Gross labour participation rate
The percentage of the (employed and unemployed) labour force in the population (labour force and 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.
Net labour participation rate
The percentage of the employed labour force in the population (labour force and 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.