Caribbean NL; income up to social minimum benchmark

Caribbean NL; income up to social minimum benchmark

Income treshold Caribbean Netherlands Period Households (number) Households relative (%)
Total Bonaire 2019* 8,450
Total St. Eustatius 2019* 1,350
Total Saba 2019* 750
Classified Bonaire 2019* 7,900 100
Classified St. Eustatius 2019* 1,250 100
Classified Saba 2019* 750 100
Income up to 75% benchmark soc. minimum Bonaire 2019* 1,450 18
Income up to 75% benchmark soc. minimum St. Eustatius 2019* 300 22
Income up to 75% benchmark soc. minimum Saba 2019* 100 15
Income up to 90% benchmark soc. minimum Bonaire 2019* 1,850 24
Income up to 90% benchmark soc. minimum St. Eustatius 2019* 350 29
Income up to 90% benchmark soc. minimum Saba 2019* 150 21
Income up to 100% benchmark soc. minimum Bonaire 2019* 2,150 27
Income up to 100% benchmark soc. minimum St. Eustatius 2019* 450 34
Income up to 100% benchmark soc. minimum Saba 2019* 200 28
Income up to 110% benchmark soc. minimum Bonaire 2019* 2,500 32
Income up to 110% benchmark soc. minimum St. Eustatius 2019* 450 37
Income up to 110% benchmark soc. minimum Saba 2019* 250 32
Income up to 125% benchmark soc. minimum Bonaire 2019* 3,050 39
Income up to 125% benchmark soc. minimum St. Eustatius 2019* 550 43
Income up to 125% benchmark soc. minimum Saba 2019* 250 37
Not classified Bonaire 2019* 550
Not classified St. Eustatius 2019* 50
Not classified Saba 2019* 50
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table summarizes figures on (persons in) private households with income up to the social minimum benchmark in the Caribbean Netherlands; the islands Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba. This benchmark is determined by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment for various types of households. For households, persons and minor children the figures are presented in both absolute and relative (as a percentage of the total population with benchmark defined) numbers. Besides, the table differentiates several levels relative to the social minimum benchmark.

Population:
The population consists of (persons in) private households with income observed. The reference date is December 31 of the year under review.

Data is available starting from:
2018.

Status of the figures:
The figures for 2018 are final. The figures for 2019 are provisional.

Changes 8 June, 2021:
The figures for 2018 are improved and finalized. Preliminary figures for 2019 are added.
The population of (classified) households for which a social minimum benchmark is defined is extended with households consisting of 3 adults and 4 children at most. Therefore the figures for 2018 have changed.

When will new figures be published?
New figures are expected in September 2022.

Description topics

Households
The number of private households with income.
Households relative
The number of households as a percentage of the total population of households for which a social minimum benchmark is defined.