|Person characteristics||Type of value||Periods||Social life Trust in others Percentage with trust (%)|
|Level of educ: (pre-) Primary educ.||Average/percentage||2020||35.6|
|Level of educ: Lower secondary educ..||Average/percentage||2020||47.7|
|Level of educ: Upper secondary||Average/percentage||2020||61.0|
|Level of educ: Bachelor degrees||Average/percentage||2020||77.2|
|Level of educ: Master degrees||Average/percentage||2020||84.5|
|Age: 18 to 24 years||Average/percentage||2020||61.8|
|Age: 25 to 34 years||Average/percentage||2020||69.3|
|Age: 35 to 44 years||Average/percentage||2020||69.3|
|Age: 45 to 54 years||Average/percentage||2020||65.1|
|Age: 55 to 64 years||Average/percentage||2020||62.7|
|Age: 65 to 74 years||Average/percentage||2020||56.1|
|Age: 75 years or older||Average/percentage||2020||52.6|
In general, persons of 15 years or older took part in this study, the well-being figures only apply to the Dutch population of 18 years or older. Therefore, this table consists of well-being figures of the Dutch population of 18 years or older in terms of happiness, life satisfaction, satisfaction with education opportunities, work, travel time, daily activities, physical health, mental health, weight, the financial situation, the house, the neighborhood, social life and the amount of free time. In addition, concerns about the financial future, feelings of unsafety and trust in others are included. Satisfaction with work and the travel time to and from work are measured only for people who have a paid job for 12 hours per week or more. For people who do not work or work less than 12 hours per week satisfaction with daily activities is reported. These subjects are reported for gender, age, education level and migration background.
Data available from: 2013
Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are definite.
Changes as of March 29th, 2021:
Not applicable, this is a new table.
When will new figures be published?
New figures on 2021 will be published around the middle of 2022.
- Social life
- Trust in others
- The answer to the question ‘Do you think in general most people can be trusted or one cannot be careful enough when dealing with people?’
- Percentage with trust
- Percentage of the people who indicate that most people can be trusted.