Caribbean Netherlands; population, country of birth, nationality

Caribbean Netherlands; population, country of birth, nationality

Country of birth Nationality Caribbean Netherlands Periods Population on January 1st (number)
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Dutch Caribbean Netherlands 2021 2,132
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Dutch Bonaire 2021 1,528
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Dutch St. Eustatius 2021 456
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Dutch Saba 2021 148
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality Caribbean Netherlands 2021 3,796
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality Bonaire 2021 3,091
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality St. Eustatius 2021 430
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality Saba 2021 275
Dutch Caribbean Dutch Caribbean Netherlands 2021 9,217
Dutch Caribbean Dutch Bonaire 2021 7,603
Dutch Caribbean Dutch St. Eustatius 2021 1,108
Dutch Caribbean Dutch Saba 2021 506
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality Caribbean Netherlands 2021 208
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality Bonaire 2021 184
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality St. Eustatius 2021 15
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality Saba 2021 9
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch Caribbean Netherlands 2021 741
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch Bonaire 2021 44
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch St. Eustatius 2021 410
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch Saba 2021 287
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality Caribbean Netherlands 2021 42
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality Bonaire 2021 3
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality St. Eustatius 2021 16
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality Saba 2021 23
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table includes figures about the population on the islands of Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba by country of birth and nationality on 1 January.

Since 10 October 2010, the islands of Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba have been given the status of 'special municipality' of the Netherlands. On the grounds of their new status as 'special municipality', they are officially classified as public bodies of the Netherlands.

Data available from: 2011.

Status of the figures:
The figures are final.

Changes on 13 July 2021:
Figures of 1 January 2021 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
In the second quarter of 2022 figures of 1 January 2022 will be added.

Description topics

Population on January 1st
Population
The total number of people residing in a given area.

Population figures only refer to residents included in the population register of Caribbean Netherlands.
Residents not included in the population register, because they are exempt from registration (e.g. diplomats) and illegal residents of Caribbean Netherlands.