Capital: Willemstad

Population: 164,463 (estimated in 2015)

Currency: Netherlands Antillean Guilder (ANG)

Official Languages: Papiamento, Dutch, English

Unofficial Languages: Spanish, and other minority languages

Main Religion: Christianity

Ethnic Groups: Afro-Caribbean, Dutch, Latin American, East and South Asian, French, and others

Largest Cities: Willemstad, Sint Michiel Liber

Main Sport: Boxing, Football, Athletics

Political System: Parliamentary

National Holidays (2016):

New Year’s Day (January 1)

Carnival Monday (February 8)

Good Friday (March 25)

Easter Monday (March 28)

King’s Birthday (April 27)

Labor Day (May 2)

Ascension Day (May 5)

Curacao Flag Day (July 2)

Curacao Day (October 10)

Christmas Day (December 25-26)