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Curacao Statistics
By Edition On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Population Curaçao declines slightly

WILLEMSTAD - The number of official residents in Curaçao has dropped by more than 300 last year. There are now just over 160,000 people living on the island. This is according to the Central Bureau for Statistics. The More...

By Edition On Monday, June 27th, 2016

Quarter of population wants independence on long-term

WILLEMSTAD - More than a quarter of the population would like to be independent within 25 years, but the same percentage (32.3 percent) still wants to return to the Netherlands Antilles. Furthermore, the Dutch language More...

Curacao Statistics
By Edition On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Curaçao has 159,000 documented residents

WILLEMSTAD - The population of the island has increased by more than 2,000 people last year, 2015 to be precise. This is according to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). The counter now stands at 158.986 people More...

Curacao Statistics
By Edition On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

The Budget Survey of the Central Bureau of Statistics

WILLEMSTAD - The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has already approached almost a quarter of households with questions about their spending habits, as part of the research budget. CBS started this Budget Survey More...

By Edition On Monday, August 31st, 2015

Future population growth depends heavily on migration

CBS presents' Population Projections 2015-2050 ", results and analysis of five population projection scenarios. WILLEMSTAD - To make a forecast of the expected future population development of Curaçao five different More...

By Edition On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Ranking Caribbean countries by population density

The World Bank’s recently-released World Development Report contains mounds of fascinating data about the world and, more importantly, the Caribbean. We’ll be doing a series of posts putting together the data, More...

By Edition On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

CBS presents the first results on income distribution and poverty, based on the Census 2011

WILLEMSTAD – Once again the Central Bureau for Statistics (CBS) publishes new information from Census 2011 on its website. These are the first results of the 2001 Census regarding income distribution and poverty. A More...

Curacao Statistics
By Edition On Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Curacao population: 60% none or low-skilled

WILLEMSTAD - Of the 150 thousand legal residents of Curaçao there are nearly 40 thousand who are attending school. But most of the inhabitants of Curaçao are not or are poorly educated. 60 percent of the non school-going More...