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)
Surinam Total Caribbean Netherlands 2022 409
Surinam Total Bonaire 2022 341
Surinam Total St. Eustatius 2022 46
Surinam Total Saba 2022 22
Surinam Dutch Caribbean Netherlands 2022 325
Surinam Dutch Bonaire 2022 277
Surinam Dutch St. Eustatius 2022 33
Surinam Dutch Saba 2022 15
Surinam Total non-Dutch nationality Caribbean Netherlands 2022 84
Surinam Total non-Dutch nationality Bonaire 2022 64
Surinam Total non-Dutch nationality St. Eustatius 2022 13
Surinam Total non-Dutch nationality Saba 2022 7
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
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.