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The Atlantic Slave Trade and Population of the Caribbean

PostPosted: Wed May 21, 2008 4:15 pm
by Miles Hispaniae
Countries that imported African slaves and numbers from 1601 to 1870.

Spanish Carribean 767,000
Danish Caribbean 57,000
Dutch Caribbean and Guiana 550,000
French Caribbean and Guiana 600,000
British Caribbean 1,665,000


Slave imported 1761- 1810

Cuba 139,000
Puerto Rico 16,000
Jamaica 398,000
Trinidad 22,000
St. Dominique 481,000


Slave imported 1811- 1870

Cuba 550,000
Puerto Rico 55,000

British Leeward islands popoulation estimates in 1678.

( Has written on documents)


Antigua whites 2,308 slaves 2,172
St.Kitts whites 1,897 slaves 1,436
Montserratt whites 2,682 slaves 992
Nevis whites 3,521 slaves 3,849

Martinique in 1664.

whites 12,681 slaves 13,126

Guadaloupe in 1699.

whites 3,687 slaves 6,076

Jamaica in 1673.

whites 7,768 slaves 9,504