- The population chart shows very slight growth in 2009 (6,529 people) and projects slight negative growth through 2020. The chart’s data begins in 1774.
- There are 534 youth and retirees for every 1,000 Cubans in the labor force. This “dependency ratio” is projected to grow to 578 in 2020.
- Average salary is 429 pesos.
- There are 143,800 self-employed, up from 138,400 in 2007 but short of the 2006 total of 152,600.
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