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 2022 2,181
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Dutch Bonaire 2022 1,560
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Dutch St. Eustatius 2022 466
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Dutch Saba 2022 155
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality Caribbean Netherlands 2022 4,138
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality Bonaire 2022 3,372
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality St. Eustatius 2022 460
Central and South America excl. Dutch... Total non-Dutch nationality Saba 2022 306
Dutch Caribbean Dutch Caribbean Netherlands 2022 9,317
Dutch Caribbean Dutch Bonaire 2022 7,697
Dutch Caribbean Dutch St. Eustatius 2022 1,118
Dutch Caribbean Dutch Saba 2022 502
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality Caribbean Netherlands 2022 226
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality Bonaire 2022 202
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality St. Eustatius 2022 13
Dutch Caribbean Total non-Dutch nationality Saba 2022 11
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch Caribbean Netherlands 2022 778
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch Bonaire 2022 44
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch St. Eustatius 2022 445
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Dutch Saba 2022 289
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality Caribbean Netherlands 2022 42
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality Bonaire 2022 3
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality St. Eustatius 2022 17
Saint Maarten (Dutch part) Total non-Dutch nationality Saba 2022 22
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 3 May 2022:
Figures of 1 January 2022 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
In the second quarter of 2023 figures of 1 January 2023 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.