List of Caribbean countries by population

This list of Caribbean countries and dependent territories is sorted by the mid-year normalized demographic projections.

Inland and island countries in the Caribbean region, even if technically not in the Caribbean Sea itself, are included. Some lists include Bermuda, which is located about 1,590 kilometres (990 mi) from any Caribbean island, Guyana and Belize.[citation needed]

TableEdit

Rank Country
(or dependent territory)
1 July 2017
projection
% of
pop.
Average
relative
annual
growth
(%)
Average
absolute
annual
growth
Estimated
doubling
time
(years)
Official
figure
(where
available)
Date of
latest figure
Source
1   Cuba 11,252,999 25.05 0.25 28,000 278 11,238,317 December 31, 2014 Official estimate
2   Haiti 10,981,229 24.45 0.98 97,000 71 9,980,243 2015 Official estimate
3   Dominican Republic 10,766,998 23.97 2.31 248,000 30 10,911,819 2015 Official estimate
-   Puerto Rico (US) 3,508,000 7.81 -1.13 -40,000 - 3,548,397 July 1, 2014 Official estimate
4   Jamaica 2,729,000 6.08 0.26 7,000 270 2,723,246 December 31, 2014 Official estimate
5   Trinidad and Tobago 1,357,000 3.02 0.52 7,000 134 1,349,667 2015 Official estimate
6   Guyana 747,000 1.66 0.00 0 - 747,884 September 15, 2012 Preliminary 2012 census result
7   Suriname 556,368 1.24 0.87 4,000 35 541,638 2012 Official estimate
-   Guadeloupe (France) 405,000 0.90 0.25 1,000 280 390,253 January 1, 2017 Official estimate
-   Martinique (France) 383,000 0.85 -0.52 -2,000 - 372,594 January 1, 2017 Official estimate
8   Bahamas 379,000 0.84 1.34 5,000 52 369,670 2015 Official estimate
9   Belize 347,369 0.77 2.10 12,000 21 324,528 May 12, 2010 Official estimate
10   Barbados 283,000 0.63 0.35 1,000 196 277,821 May 1, 2010 2010 census result
11   Saint Lucia 172,000 0.38 0.58 1,000 119 166,526 May 10, 2010 Preliminary 2010 census result
-   Curaçao (Netherlands) 157,000 0.35 0.64 1,000 108 154,843 January 1, 2014 Official estimate
-   Aruba (Netherlands) 110,000 0.24 1.85 2,000 38 109,517 2015 Official estimate
12   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 110,000 0.24 0.00 0 - 109,434 2014 Official estimate
-   United States Virgin Islands (US) 105,000 0.23 0.00 0 - 106,405 April 1, 2010 2010 census result
13   Grenada 104,000 0.23 0.00 0 - 103,328 May 12, 2011 Preliminary 2011 census result
14   Antigua and Barbuda 89,000 0.20 1.14 1,000 61 85,567 May 27, 2011 Final 2011 census result
15   Dominica 71,000 0.16 0.00 0 - 71,293 May 14, 2011 Preliminary 2011 census result
-   Cayman Islands (UK) 59,000 0.13 3.51 2,000 20 58,238 December 31, 2014 Official estimate
16   Saint Kitts and Nevis 46,000 0.10 0.00 0 - 46,204 May 15, 2011 2011 census result
-   Sint Maarten (Netherlands) 39,000 0.09 2.63 1,000 27 37,224 February 1, 2014 Official estimate
-   Turks and Caicos Islands (UK) 37,000 0.08 5.71 2,000 12 31,618 January 25, 2012 Preliminary 2012 census result
-   Saint Martin (France) 36,000 0.08 0.00 0 - 35,334 January 1, 2017 Official estimate
-   British Virgin Islands (UK) 31,000 0.07 3.33 1,000 21 28,054 July 12, 2010 2010 census result
-   Caribbean Netherlands (Netherlands) 26,000 0.06 4.00 1,000 18 24,593 January 1, 2015 Official estimate
-   Anguilla (UK) 14,000 0.03 0.00 0 - 13,037 May 11, 2011 Final 2011 census result
-   Saint Barthélemy (France) 10,000 0.02 0.00 0 - 9,961 January 1, 2012 Official estimate
-   Montserrat (UK) 5,000 0.01 0.00 0 - 4,922 May 12, 2011 2011 census result
Total 44,915,964 100.00 0.86 364,000 81

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