Population dynamics; birth, death and migration per region

Population dynamics; birth, death and migration per region

Sex Regions Periods Population on 1 January (number) Population density (number) Population growth Population growth (number) Population growth Population growth, ratio (per 1,000) Population on 31 December (number)
Total male and female The Netherlands 2023 17,811,291 529 131,651 7.4 17,942,942
Total male and female Noord-Nederland (LD) 2023 1,757,677 212 9,703 5.5 1,767,380
Total male and female Oost-Nederland (LD) 2023 3,762,742 388 26,188 7.0 3,788,930
Total male and female West-Nederland (LD) 2023 8,536,295 990 72,343 8.5 8,608,638
Total male and female Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2023 3,754,577 533 23,417 6.2 3,777,994
Total male and female Groningen (PV) 2023 596,075 257 5,272 8.8 601,347
Total male and female Fryslân (PV) 2023 659,551 197 2,353 3.6 661,904
Total male and female Drenthe (PV) 2023 502,051 191 2,078 4.1 504,129
Total male and female Overijssel (PV) 2023 1,184,333 357 4,700 4.0 1,189,033
Total male and female Flevoland (PV) 2023 444,701 315 6,125 13.8 450,826
Total male and female Gelderland (PV) 2023 2,133,708 430 15,363 7.2 2,149,071
Total male and female Utrecht (PV) 2023 1,387,643 935 12,414 8.9 1,400,057
Total male and female Noord-Holland (PV) 2023 2,952,622 1,109 23,865 8.1 2,976,487
Total male and female Zuid-Holland (PV) 2023 3,804,906 1,410 35,554 9.3 3,840,460
Total male and female Zeeland (PV) 2023 391,124 220 510 1.3 391,634
Total male and female Noord-Brabant (PV) 2023 2,626,210 536 18,529 7.1 2,644,739
Total male and female Limburg (PV) 2023 1,128,367 526 4,888 4.3 1,133,255
Total male and female Oost-Groningen (CR) 2023 137,736 185 184 1.3 137,920
Total male and female Delfzijl en omgeving (CR) 2023 45,394 169 -288 -6.3 45,106
Total male and female Overig Groningen (CR) 2023 412,945 317 5,376 13.0 418,321
Total male and female Noord-Friesland (CR) 2023 326,583 219 2,153 6.6 328,736
Total male and female Zuidwest-Friesland (CR) 2023 142,875 163 -525 -3.7 142,350
Total male and female Zuidoost-Friesland (CR) 2023 190,093 195 725 3.8 190,818
Total male and female Noord-Drenthe (CR) 2023 195,308 188 752 3.9 196,060
Total male and female Zuidoost-Drenthe (CR) 2023 170,384 188 701 4.1 171,085
Total male and female Zuidwest-Drenthe (CR) 2023 136,359 199 625 4.6 136,984
Total male and female Noord-Overijssel (CR) 2023 385,473 273 2,150 5.6 387,623
Total male and female Zuidwest-Overijssel (CR) 2023 159,963 385 641 4.0 160,604
Total male and female Twente (CR) 2023 638,897 429 1,909 3.0 640,806
Total male and female Veluwe (CR) 2023 715,792 392 6,701 9.4 722,493
Total male and female Achterhoek (CR) 2023 406,261 263 524 1.3 406,785
Total male and female Arnhem/Nijmegen (CR) 2023 756,995 845 7,143 9.4 764,138
Total male and female Zuidwest-Gelderland (CR) 2023 254,660 368 995 3.9 255,655
Total male and female Utrecht (CR) 2023 1,387,643 935 12,414 8.9 1,400,057
Total male and female Kop van Noord-Holland (CR) 2023 385,743 356 811 2.1 386,554
Total male and female Alkmaar en omgeving (CR) 2023 255,276 881 1,348 5.3 256,624
Total male and female IJmond (CR) 2023 200,749 1,259 576 2.9 201,325
Total male and female Agglomeratie Haarlem (CR) 2023 234,638 2,129 1,846 7.9 236,484
Total male and female Zaanstreek (CR) 2023 176,230 1,570 1,711 9.7 177,941
Total male and female Groot-Amsterdam (CR) 2023 1,456,187 1,983 16,606 11.4 1,472,793
Total male and female Het Gooi en Vechtstreek (CR) 2023 243,799 1,402 967 4.0 244,766
Total male and female Agglomeratie Leiden en Bollenstreek (CR) 2023 440,312 1,595 5,444 12.4 445,756
Total male and female Agglomeratie 's-Gravenhage (CR) 2023 910,352 3,620 7,206 7.9 917,558
Total male and female Delft en Westland (CR) 2023 240,445 1,596 4,450 18.5 244,895
Total male and female Oost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2023 345,570 732 3,009 8.7 348,579
Total male and female Groot-Rijnmond (CR) 2023 1,488,475 1,249 14,107 9.5 1,502,582
Total male and female Zuidoost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2023 379,752 1,066 1,338 3.5 381,090
Total male and female Zeeuwsch-Vlaanderen (CR) 2023 105,832 145 -220 -2.1 105,612
Total male and female Overig Zeeland (CR) 2023 285,292 272 730 2.6 286,022
Total male and female West-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2023 646,718 531 4,457 6.9 651,175
Total male and female Midden-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2023 503,798 547 3,676 7.3 507,474
Total male and female Noordoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2023 672,514 508 4,400 6.5 676,914
Total male and female Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2023 803,180 559 5,996 7.5 809,176
Total male and female Noord-Limburg (CR) 2023 289,248 348 1,144 4.0 290,392
Total male and female Midden-Limburg (CR) 2023 241,467 364 1,106 4.6 242,573
Total male and female Zuid-Limburg (CR) 2023 597,652 921 2,638 4.4 600,290
Total male and female Flevoland (CR) 2023 444,701 315 6,125 13.8 450,826
Total male and female Aa en Hunze 2023 25,724 93 121 4.7 25,845
Total male and female Aagtekerke 2023
Total male and female Aalburg 2023
Total male and female Aalsmeer 2023 33,063 1,645 216 6.5 33,279
Total male and female Aalten 2023 27,244 282 64 2.3 27,308
Total male and female Ter Aar 2023
Total male and female Aardenburg 2023
Total male and female Aarle-Rixtel 2023
Total male and female Abbekerk 2023
Total male and female Abbenbroek 2023
Total male and female Abcoude 2023
Total male and female Achtkarspelen 2023 28,149 275 77 2.7 28,226
Total male and female Achttienhoven (U.) 2023
Total male and female Adorp 2023
Total male and female Aduard 2023
Total male and female Akersloot 2023
Total male and female Alblasserdam 2023 20,356 2,321 -42 -2.1 20,314
Total male and female Albrandswaard 2023 26,357 1,216 71 2.7 26,428
Total male and female Alem, Maren en Kessel 2023
Total male and female Alkemade 2023
Total male and female Alkmaar 2023 111,834 1,014 470 4.2 112,304
Total male and female Almelo 2023 73,949 1,101 368 5.0 74,317
Total male and female Almere 2023 222,825 1,725 3,675 16.5 226,500
Total male and female Almkerk 2023
Total male and female Alphen aan den Rijn 2023 114,182 907 784 6.9 114,966
Total male and female Alphen en Riel 2023
Total male and female Alphen-Chaam 2023 10,463 113 -8 -0.8 10,455
Total male and female Altena 2023 57,726 289 551 9.5 58,277
Total male and female Ambt Delden 2023
Total male and female Ambt Montfort 2023
Total male and female Ambt-Vollenhove 2023
Total male and female Amby 2023
Total male and female Ameide 2023
Total male and female Ameland 2023 3,840 68 -1 -0.3 3,839
Total male and female Amerongen 2023
Total male and female Amersfoort 2023 160,759 2,573 1,093 6.8 161,852
Total male and female Ammerstol 2023
Total male and female Ammerzoden 2023
Total male and female Amstelveen 2023 94,418 2,297 596 6.3 95,014
Total male and female Amstenrade 2023
Total male and female Amsterdam 2023 918,117 4,880 13,181 14.4 931,298
Total male and female Andel 2023
Total male and female Andijk 2023
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

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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 Vianen, for example, was annexed by the province of Utrecht on 1 January 2002, and is classified under the province of Utrecht in the Table.

Data available from: 1942

Status of the figures:
All data recorded in this publication are final data.
Up to 1977 data may differ from other published data on StatLine. This is due to differences between the data files used by Statistics Netherlands and the official data as published in 'Loop van de bevolking per gemeente'.

Changes as of 25 June 2024:
Final figures of 2023 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
In the 3rd quarter of 2025 figures of 2024 will be added in this table.

Description topics

Population on 1 January
Population:
The total number of people residing in a given area.
In the population statistics compiled by Statistics Netherlands the inhabitants are the people registered in the population register of a Dutch municipality.
Population density
Inhabitants per km2 land area.

Available in this table from 1995.
Population growth
The increase or decrease of the population.
Including other corrections.

Population:
The total number of people residing in a given area. In the population statistics compiled by Statistics Netherlands the inhabitants are the people registered in the population register of a Dutch municipality.

Other corrections:
Changes on personal data in the municipal population registers which does not exactly match the difference between the size and composition of the population in two subsequent years.

1942 - 1959: In case of border changes or reclassification of municipalities in the course of a year, the numbers of inhabitants concerned are included in the other corrections. In the case of border changes or reclassifications that take place on 1 January, the reclassified inhabitants are not included in the other corrections; in those cases, they represent the difference between the initial population position and last year's final position. The changes per municipality are reported under (clicking on) the relevant municipality names.
1948: Including corrections that proved necessary on the basis of the 12th Census (1947) were settled.
1954: Including the killed, missing victims of the flood disaster 1953, who were first removed from the population register in 1954.
1958: Including the Ambonese living in the municipality in a residential area, who were entered in the population register in the last two months of 1958.

Population growth
Population growth, ratio
Population growth per 1,000 of the population at the start of the relevant period.
Not available by sex.
Population on 31 December
Population:
The total number of people residing in a given area. In the population statistics compiled by Statistics Netherlands the inhabitants are the people registered in the population register of a Dutch municipality.