Population dynamics; birth, death and migration per region


Population growth in The Netherlands by birth, death and migration by sex and region.

In addition to national data, information is presented by group of provinces, province, COROP region and municipality.

The regional totals shown concern cumulated municipal data. Where changes of municipal boundaries transect regional boundaries, the municipal classifications concerns the most recent situation. The municipality of Woerden, for example, was annexed by the province of Utrecht on 1 January 1989, and is classified under the province of Utrecht in the Table.

Data available from: 1960

Status of the figures:
All data recorded in this publication are final data.
The production method for data on population dynamics has been changed in 2014. As a result data for 2013 may vary between tables. The differences are minimal and only occur in data for 2013.

Changes as of 6 September 2019:
Figures of 2018 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
In the 3rd quarter of 2020 figures of 2019 will be added in this table.

Population dynamics; birth, death and migration per region

Sex Periods Regions Population on 1 January (number) Live born childrenLive born children (number) DeathsDeaths (number) Arrivals in municipalityDue to immigration (number) Arrivals in municipalityDue to intermunicipal moves (number) Departures from municipalityDue to emigration including administr... (number) Departures from municipalityDue to intermunicipal moves (number) Net correctionsNet other corrections (number) Population growthPopulation growth (number) Population on 31 December (number)
Total male and female 1960 The Netherlands 11,417,254 238,789 87,486 45,407 505,709 . 505,983 . 138,754 11,556,008
Total male and female 1970 The Netherlands 12,957,621 238,912 109,619 90,829 644,211 . 644,398 . 161,809 13,119,430
Total male and female 1980 The Netherlands 14,091,014 181,294 114,279 112,448 553,422 . 553,758 . 117,572 14,208,586
Total male and female 1990 The Netherlands 14,892,574 197,965 128,824 117,350 566,330 68,939 566,330 316 117,868 15,010,442
Total male and female 2000 The Netherlands 15,863,950 206,619 140,527 132,850 614,097 78,977 614,097 3,160 123,125 15,987,075
Total male and female 2017 The Netherlands 17,081,507 169,836 150,214 234,957 796,609 154,292 796,609 -710 99,577 17,181,084
Total male and female 2018 The Netherlands 17,181,084 168,525 153,363 243,737 758,285 157,366 758,285 -454 101,079 17,282,163
Total male and female 1960 Oost-Nederland (LD) 2,037,733 45,018 15,349 6,612 94,338 . 89,994 . 33,447 2,071,180
Total male and female 1970 Oost-Nederland (LD) 2,426,642 48,426 20,354 13,858 118,556 . 111,896 . 40,044 2,466,686
Total male and female 1980 Oost-Nederland (LD) 2,712,624 36,736 21,421 15,758 99,931 . 98,629 . 24,072 2,736,696
Total male and female 1990 Oost-Nederland (LD) 3,036,140 41,702 25,491 15,451 117,749 9,657 111,232 103 28,625 3,064,765
Total male and female 2000 Oost-Nederland (LD) 3,313,989 45,358 28,598 21,223 126,549 11,064 118,706 779 35,541 3,349,530
Total male and female 2017 Oost-Nederland (LD) 3,603,406 35,444 31,153 28,805 162,817 21,633 154,286 -126 19,868 3,623,274
Total male and female 2018 Oost-Nederland (LD) 3,623,274 35,318 32,013 32,342 155,215 21,501 147,691 5 21,675 3,644,949
Total male and female 1960 West-Nederland (LD) 5,713,013 110,379 45,350 28,228 247,931 . 247,178 . 56,801 5,769,814
Total male and female 1970 West-Nederland (LD) 6,320,165 109,393 56,590 52,402 316,362 . 328,899 . 58,212 6,378,377
Total male and female 1980 West-Nederland (LD) 6,634,933 83,201 57,136 70,634 261,886 . 275,305 . 46,831 6,681,764
Total male and female 1990 West-Nederland (LD) 6,967,316 94,068 62,559 75,160 260,812 41,058 266,975 66 59,514 7,026,830
Total male and female 2000 West-Nederland (LD) 7,395,813 98,209 66,344 72,173 295,647 42,756 305,775 1,249 52,403 7,448,216
Total male and female 2017 West-Nederland (LD) 8,125,777 86,792 67,384 127,922 389,089 91,825 379,983 -374 64,237 8,190,014
Total male and female 2018 West-Nederland (LD) 8,190,014 86,301 68,868 139,001 371,447 92,576 372,490 -387 62,428 8,252,442
Total male and female 1960 Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2,367,057 56,299 16,113 8,174 102,201 . 100,245 . 40,070 2,407,127
Total male and female 1970 Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2,786,353 52,626 19,741 21,040 132,167 . 128,332 . 45,463 2,831,816
Total male and female 1980 Zuid-Nederland (LD) 3,120,233 39,273 21,847 19,480 110,213 . 109,022 . 25,055 3,145,288
Total male and female 1990 Zuid-Nederland (LD) 3,293,441 42,664 25,726 20,124 117,203 14,099 114,849 127 25,444 3,318,885
Total male and female 2000 Zuid-Nederland (LD) 3,497,196 42,711 29,826 24,980 119,062 19,806 117,493 971 20,599 3,517,795
Total male and female 2017 Zuid-Nederland (LD) 3,630,077 32,350 34,547 46,516 158,211 30,328 156,640 -155 15,407 3,645,484
Total male and female 2018 Zuid-Nederland (LD) 3,645,484 32,202 35,066 48,795 150,646 33,223 147,827 -68 15,459 3,660,943
Total male and female 1960 Groningen (PV) 474,657 8,868 4,057 1,060 23,327 . 25,041 . 3,028 477,685
Total male and female 1970 Groningen (PV) 517,305 9,774 4,834 1,366 28,725 . 28,828 . 5,120 522,425
Total male and female 1980 Groningen (PV) 553,709 6,898 5,088 2,534 25,880 . 25,739 . 3,160 556,869
Total male and female 1990 Groningen (PV) 553,862 6,640 5,359 2,804 26,696 1,632 28,409 2 742 554,604
Total male and female 2000 Groningen (PV) 562,646 6,510 5,458 5,362 28,440 2,498 28,520 7 3,843 566,489
Total male and female 2017 Groningen (PV) 583,581 5,092 5,664 9,043 33,934 6,151 36,871 -20 -637 582,944
Total male and female 2018 Groningen (PV) 582,944 4,933 5,650 17,098 31,393 5,609 41,138 19 1,046 583,990
Source: CBS.
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