People with a driving licence; driving licence type, age, region, 1 January

People with a driving licence; driving licence type, age, region, 1 January

Category driving licence Age driving license holder Region Periods People with a driving licence (number)
Passenger car driving licence total Total Nederland 2022 11,444,831
Passenger car driving licence total Total Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 1,167,515
Passenger car driving licence total Total Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 2,479,265
Passenger car driving licence total Total West-Nederland (LD) 2022 5,229,871
Passenger car driving licence total Total Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 2,524,888
Passenger car driving licence total Total Unclassifiable (LD) 2022 43,292
Passenger car driving licence total Total Groningen (PV) 2022 381,943
Passenger car driving licence total Total Fryslân (PV) 2022 439,088
Passenger car driving licence total Total Drenthe (PV) 2022 346,484
Passenger car driving licence total Total Overijssel (PV) 2022 788,137
Passenger car driving licence total Total Flevoland (PV) 2022 266,660
Passenger car driving licence total Total Gelderland (PV) 2022 1,424,468
Passenger car driving licence total Total Utrecht (PV) 2022 888,063
Passenger car driving licence total Total Noord-Holland (PV) 2022 1,789,827
Passenger car driving licence total Total Zuid-Holland (PV) 2022 2,288,411
Passenger car driving licence total Total Zeeland (PV) 2022 263,570
Passenger car driving licence total Total Noord-Brabant (PV) 2022 1,765,058
Passenger car driving licence total Total Limburg (PV) 2022 759,830
Passenger car driving licence total Total Unclassifiable (PV) 2022 43,292
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Nederland 2022 10,063
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 1,129
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 2,513
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years West-Nederland (LD) 2022 4,201
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 2,220
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Unclassifiable (LD) 2022 0
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Groningen (PV) 2022 282
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Fryslân (PV) 2022 447
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Drenthe (PV) 2022 400
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Overijssel (PV) 2022 848
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Flevoland (PV) 2022 284
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Gelderland (PV) 2022 1,381
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Utrecht (PV) 2022 829
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Noord-Holland (PV) 2022 1,351
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Zuid-Holland (PV) 2022 1,714
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Zeeland (PV) 2022 307
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Noord-Brabant (PV) 2022 1,511
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Limburg (PV) 2022 709
Passenger car driving licence total 16 to 17 years Unclassifiable (PV) 2022 0
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Nederland 2022 171,507
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 18,789
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 41,205
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years West-Nederland (LD) 2022 71,814
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 39,693
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Unclassifiable (LD) 2022 6
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Groningen (PV) 2022 6,077
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Fryslân (PV) 2022 7,141
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Drenthe (PV) 2022 5,571
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Overijssel (PV) 2022 13,781
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Flevoland (PV) 2022 4,073
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Gelderland (PV) 2022 23,351
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Utrecht (PV) 2022 13,555
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Noord-Holland (PV) 2022 22,688
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Zuid-Holland (PV) 2022 31,362
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Zeeland (PV) 2022 4,209
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Noord-Brabant (PV) 2022 28,337
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Limburg (PV) 2022 11,356
Passenger car driving licence total 18 to 19 years Unclassifiable (PV) 2022 6
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Nederland 2022 772,732
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 81,990
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 173,266
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years West-Nederland (LD) 2022 348,820
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 168,492
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Unclassifiable (LD) 2022 164
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Groningen (PV) 2022 33,525
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Fryslân (PV) 2022 28,630
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Drenthe (PV) 2022 19,835
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Overijssel (PV) 2022 56,618
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Flevoland (PV) 2022 17,226
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Gelderland (PV) 2022 99,422
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Utrecht (PV) 2022 63,354
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Noord-Holland (PV) 2022 111,070
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Zuid-Holland (PV) 2022 158,360
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Zeeland (PV) 2022 16,036
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Noord-Brabant (PV) 2022 121,324
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Limburg (PV) 2022 47,168
Passenger car driving licence total 20 to 24 years Unclassifiable (PV) 2022 164
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Nederland 2022 870,378
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 80,741
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 183,300
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years West-Nederland (LD) 2022 423,675
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 181,413
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Unclassifiable (LD) 2022 1,249
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Groningen (PV) 2022 31,750
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Fryslân (PV) 2022 29,444
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Drenthe (PV) 2022 19,547
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Overijssel (PV) 2022 59,103
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Flevoland (PV) 2022 20,260
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Gelderland (PV) 2022 103,937
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Utrecht (PV) 2022 76,174
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Noord-Holland (PV) 2022 144,996
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Zuid-Holland (PV) 2022 185,635
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Zeeland (PV) 2022 16,870
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Noord-Brabant (PV) 2022 131,796
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Limburg (PV) 2022 49,617
Passenger car driving licence total 25 to 29 years Unclassifiable (PV) 2022 1,249
Passenger car driving licence total 30 to 39 years Nederland 2022 1,838,800
Passenger car driving licence total 30 to 39 years Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 164,975
Passenger car driving licence total 30 to 39 years Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 382,335
Passenger car driving licence total 30 to 39 years West-Nederland (LD) 2022 905,393
Passenger car driving licence total 30 to 39 years Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 377,928
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table contains key data on the number of people with a Dutch driving licence, on 1 January of each year, broken down by the type of driving licence and by age and province of the licence holder.
The figures are based on the driving licence register of the Dutch Road Authority (RDW).

Data available from: 1-1-2014

Status of the figures: final

Changes as of 21 February 2022:
Data over 2022 have been added

When will new figures be published?
New figures will be published yearly, in the first quarter.

Description topics

People with a driving licence
People who have a valid Dutch driving licence for a passenger car, bus, moped, motorcycle or truck, and possibly a trailer, on 1 January.
A licence for a trailer can only be obtained if the person has a driving licence for the vehicle pulling the trailer.