Curaçao Population

Curaçao is a Lesser Antilles island country in the southern Caribbean Sea and the Dutch Caribbean region. It is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. As per the UN World Population Prospects, the population of  Curaçao  in 2023 is 192,077 (1.92 Lakh)

The total Land Area of Curaçao is 444 Km2 (171 sq. miles) & the Population Density of Curaçao is  370 per Km2 (957 people per mi2).

 Curaçao 2023 Population
Total Population192,077
Global Rank192
Land Area 444 Km2 (171 sq. miles)
Area Rank
Pop. Density 370 per Km2 (957 people per mi2).
Capital CityWillemstad
Curaçao Demographics
Fertility Rate* 1.76
Infant mortality rate ** 7.9
Median Age 41.6 years.
Life Expectancy 79.41 years
Urban Population 89%

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Curaçao 

Curaçao has a Christian majority and 86.5% of the population adheres to Christianity. Roman Catholics (69.8%) is the largest denomination followed by various Protestant churches (16.7%)

Non-Christian faiths account for 3.8% and include Islam, Hinduism, Baháʼí Faith, Jews, and African traditional faiths. The remaining 10.6% are classified as unaffiliated, which can mean agnostic, atheist, or “nothing in particular.”

Religion percentage  in Curaçao

  • Roman Catholic – 69.8%
  • Protestant – 16.7%
  • None – 10%
  • Other (Jewish, Hindu, Muslim, etc.) – 3.8%
  • Unspecified – 0.6%

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Population of Curaçao 2023 | Religion in Curaçao