Martinique Population

Martinique is an island and an Overseas department/region of France, an integral part of the French Republic, located in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies in the eastern Caribbean Sea. As per the UN World Population Prospects report, the population of  Martinique  in 2023 is 366,980 (3.67 lakh)

The total Land Area of Martinique is 1,060 Km2 (409 sq. miles) & the Population Density of Martinique is 354 per Km2 (917 people per mi2).

 Martinique2023 Population
Total Population366,980
Global Rank179
Land Area 1,060 Km2 (409 sq. miles)
Area Rank
Pop. Density354 people/sq. km
Capital CityFort-de-France
Martinique Demographics
Fertility Rate* 1.88
Infant mortality rate ** 4.8
Median Age  47 Years
Life Expectancy 83.13 years
Urban Population 92%

*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 Martinique

Martinique is a Christian-majority country and 91.6% of the population adheres to Christianity. Roman Catholics (86%) is the largest denomination followed by Protestant churches (5.6%).

The largest non-Christian religious groups included: Islam followed by 0.5% of the population; Baháʼí followed by 0.5%; Hinduism followed by 0.3%; Buddhism, Afro religion, Neoreligions, and Other faiths.

Religion percentage in Martinique 

  • Christianity – 91.6%
    – Catholic (86%)
    – Protestant (5.6%)
  • Muslims – 0.5%
  • Baháʼí – 0.5%
  • Hinduism – 0.3%
  • Others – 7.1%

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Population of Martinique 2024 | Religion in Martinique