Data by postal code

What is it?

CBS has a large amount of data at the level of the entire postal code (PC6). Some of these data can be requested from CBS. These files contain data one,g. residents, private households, dwellings, energy, income, social security and geography by postal code. Municipalitiesrequestingfigures from CBS, will not only receive data by postal code for their own municipality, but for all postal codes in the Netherlands.

What are the benefits?

  • Versatile figures on (the residents of) a particular municipality;
  • Insight into the distribution of data, homogeneity and heterogeneity of postal code areas and square areas in the municipality;
  • The data are highly suitable for the creation of figures and digital maps by the user;
  • This document containing data at the detailed regional level is highly suitable as a basic dataset for complementary analyses.