Netherlands Netherlands Netherlands Netherlands

Netherlands Netherlands: 26,738 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Netherlands is a country in Western Europe.
Netherlands has 17,08 million people. With 1,73 births per women Netherlands has a low fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Netherlands in the year 2050 will first rise to 17,52 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 16,48 million. The life expectency in Netherlands is 81,3 years.

Netherlands has an area of 41.540 sq. km and ranks 129th among all countries in the world. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 1.027 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 451 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 was 777,23 billion US $ and ranks 18th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 45.670 US $ and is therefore in the upper ranks in the international comparison. With a debt level of 69,9 % of the GDP Netherlands ranks among the countries with the highest debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2017 amounts to 4,9 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code NL
Internet Domain .nl
License plate NL
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Netherlands

All datasets for Netherlands by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (121)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (429)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (24,405)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,208)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (542)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (33)
Internet users
Mobile phones
Merchant marine