Population

Population

January 1st, 2021

January 1st, 2022

Total population153.671151.066
Male69.91468.656
Female83.75782.410
   
Sex ration (males per 100 females)83.483.3

Age-groups (%) 

January 1st, 2021

January 1st, 2022

0-1417.016.6
15-2916.415.9
30-4417.617.6
45-5922.622.3
60-7418.819.4
75+7.78.1

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Marriages & Divorces

Marriages 

2018

2019

Resident marriages669563  
Non-resident marriages171159
Total marriages840722
Crude marriage rate4.23.0

Divorces 

2018

2019

Divorces374409
Divorces per 100 marriages5673

Fertility

Fertility

2018

2019

Total live birth16801583
male888814
female792769
Total fertility rate1.71.6
Crude birth rate10.510.1
Sex ratio at birth112106
Average age of mother at birth child28.728.8

Mortality

Mortality

2018

 2019

2020

2021

Total death13991387n.a.v.1687
Crude death rate8.88.8n.a.vn.a.v.
Infant mortality rate8.35.7n.a.v13.8

Migration

Migration

2020

2021

Total emigration51235,564
Total immigration26633,337

Emigration by country of arrival 

2018

2019

Netherlands4,4085,149
Bonaire266347
Aruba10695
Sint Maarten8298
USA4028

Immigration by country of departure 

2018

2019

Netherlands

2,181                                                  

2,095
Venezuela286232
China6452
Dominican Republic134104
Bonaire12289

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Social Affairs

Minimum wages per 1st of January 2020 (per hour)

ANG 9.62

Number of persons receiving social securities 

2019

2020

General Old Age Insurance (AOV)51.03148.609
General Widow's and Orphans insurances (AWW)3.1713.055
Illness Insurance (ZV)40.38335.994
Basic Health Insurance (BZV)147.518150.893
Source: Social Security Bank
  
 

2018

2019

2020


Number of persons receiving welfare benefits (onderstand)  

7149

7176

8253

Source: Ministery of Social and Labour Affairs
   

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Tourism

Total visitors tourist arrivals

2020

2021

Cruise arrivals256,033146,231
Day trippers   5338   7,124
Stay over tourists174,871256,000
Total436,242418,355
Source: Curaçao Tourism Board
  

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Housing

Developments on the housing market of Curaçao, in the period 2008/2017

Component
Variable
2008
2017
Increase/
Decrease
Increase/
Decrease percentage

Demand side

Housing 
Demand    

63.018

78.728

15.710

2.8% 
per annum

 Housing need21%26%55895.0 percent points
Supply sideHousing supply58.32171.03713.7162,6 per annum
 Housing vacancy8.0%4.0%18694.0 percent points
Confrontation demand and supplyHousing shortage7.4%***8.5%***22001.1 percent points

* housing need divided by number of households
** housing vacancy divided by housing supply
*** housing shortage divided by housing

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Education

 

2017/2018

2018/2019

Total students primary 
(Funderend Onderwijs)
17.66017.271
Total students secondary education 
(VSBO/HAVO/VWO/VSO)
10.33110.073
Total Students Senior Secondary Vocational Education (SBO) 40404309
Source: Ministery of Education 
  

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Transport & Communication

 

2019

2020

Passengers Cars registered85.31760.419
Number op passenger cars per 1000 inhabitants546387
Source: Collector's Office
  

Harbour statistics 

2020

2021

Total Ships piloted into ports 1.8691.725
Tankers  175161
Cruise ships   205130
Freighters   745754
Others   417392
Local                                                        331288
Source: Curaçao Ports Autority (CPA)
  

Air traffic Movements

2020

2021

Air Traffic Movements Landing9.76212.812
Air Traffic Movements Take Off              9.70912.788
Source: Curaçao Airport Partners (CPA)
  
 

2020

2021

Fixed telephone communication            45.80453.095
Mobile Telephone connections162.416168.007
Source: Bureau Telecommunicatie & Post (BTP)
  
 

2020

2021

Number of road accidents 9.6159631
Number of driver licenses newly issued1.3241.924
Source: Vereniging Veilig Verkeer Curaçao & Rijbewijzen kantoor
  

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Poverty

Povertyline Curaçao by type of household (ANG per month)

 

 

 

1 Jan 2020

1 Jan 2021

Two adults and two children27592820
One person household13141343
Two adults19712014
One adult with one child 17081746
One adult with two children21022148
Two adult with one child23642416
Three adults26272685
Inflation former year (December) 2.6%2.2%

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ICT & Media

Government & Politics

General information  of the voters of the Elections for the Parliament of Curaçao  
 20172021
 Number of votesNumber of votes
Registered voters120430116146
Valid votes  7883084846
Invalid / blanc 11381132
Poll turn-up66%74%
Source: Konseho Supremo Elektoral
  

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Mortality

20202021