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).
|Land Area||444 Km2 (171 sq. miles)|
|Pop. Density||370 per Km2 (957 people per mi2).|
|Infant mortality rate **||7.9|
|Median Age||41.6 years.|
|Life Expectancy||79.41 years|
*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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