Saturday , June 22 2024

CBS: “Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands 2017” is out

  • “On 1st of January 2017, there were 24,439 people living in the Caribbean Netherlands”
  • “The population density of Saba was 150/km2 on January 1st 2017”
  • “On Bonaire the median disposable income in private households in 2015 was $23,6 thousand”
  •  “In 2016 there was a 47% increase in value of goods exported in St Eustatius”

This and a wide range of useful statistics on local society, economy and more are included in the new CBS publication: “Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands 2017” that is published today.

Click to download the publication (97 MB)


Free paper copies will soon be available at our office on Bonaire.

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CBS: Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands 2018
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