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Netherlands Antilles

COUNTRY PROFILE

Map of Netherlands Antilles

Population Population (2009 est.) 227,049
Religious Demographics Roman Catholic 72%, Pentacostal 4.9%, Protestant 3.5%, Seventh-Day Adventist 3.1%, Methodist 2.9%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.7%, other Christian 4.2%, Jewish 1.3%, other or unspecified 1.2%, none 5.2% (2001 census)
Ethnic Groups Ethnic Groups mixed black 85%, other 15% (includes Carib Amerindian, white, East Asian)
Languages Languages Papiamento 65.4% (a Spanish-Portuguese-Dutch-English dialect), English 15.9% (widely spoken), Dutch 7.3% (official), Spanish 6.1%, Creole 1.6%, other 1.9%, unspecified 1.8% (2001 census)
Country Flag Flag of Netherlands Antilles