Frequently asked questions

FAQ

What is the inflation rate based on the consumer price index (CPI)?

This table presents the inflation rates (measured as a year-on-year percentage change in the Consumer Price Index) over the previous months and years.

Consumer prices; price index 2015=100

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Rental Indexation Module: How do I adjust my rental price?

On the next page, you can calculate rental prices in just a few steps, based on the relevant article in the general provisions of your rental contract.


What are the amounts involved in imports by and exports from the Netherlands?

This table lists the value of imports and exports in millions of euros, broken down by type of goods.

International trade; import and export values key figures

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What is the population composition of the Netherlands?

This table presents the total population and population developments in the Netherlands.

Population dynamics; month and year

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How do I adjust the wage component in my contracts?

This table shows data on the development of collectively agreed (CAO) wages and contractual wage costs.

Cao wages, contractual wage costs and working hours; index (2010=100)

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How many people are employed in the Netherlands, and what are their working hours?

This table presents the size of the total employed labour force and their working hours.

Labour participation; key figures:

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Where can I find turnover figures of the various Dutch sectors?

This table lists net turnover figures per annum for various sectors.

Trade and industry; employment and finance per sector, SIC 2008

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Where can I find district and neighbourhood data?

This table (Dutch only) shows all kinds of information at district and neighbourhood level.

Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2019

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What is the income distribution in the Netherlands?

This table (Dutch only) includes the number individuals by income class.

Inkomensklassen; particuliere huishoudens naar diverse kenmerken

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How will the population of the Netherlands develop in the future?

This table includes forecasts up to 2060 on total population, births, deaths and other demographic data in the Netherlands.

Key figures of the population forecasts 2019-2060 (Dutch only)

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Where can I find the rest of the figures/statistics?
The website contains an electronic databank, StatLine, which can be accessed and consulted free of charge.