Improvement in healthy lifestyle stagnatingArticles
The lifestyle of the Dutch population hardly improved in terms of health last year. They did not make much progress with trying to smoke less, drink less, eat less and exercise more. The positive trend...
Annual Report Youth Monitor 2018 SummaryPublications
This Annual Report Youth Monitor 2018 Summary explores the situation of young people in the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Healthier lifestyle beyond many people's reachArticles
The Dutch have not been very successful in recent years in their pursuit of a healthier lifestyle.
Dutch imports of German wine grow by 13 percentArticles
The Netherlands imported more than 71 million litres of German wine last year, an increase by 13 percent relative to 2007. Since the turn of the century, German wine imports have tripled.
Inflation rate up to 5.7 percent in DecemberArticles
The inflation rate was 5.7 percent higher in December than in the same month one year previously.
People in deprived neighbourhoods slightly healthierArticles
The health and lifestyle of people who live in deprived urban neighbourhoods in the Netherlands are not as good as those of people living outside these neighbourhoods. However, the mental health and perceived...
Sector hotels and restaurants thrives due to nice weatherArticles
Statistics Netherlands (CBS) announced today that traditional retailers in the sector hotels and restaurants achieved a 1.4 percent volume growth in the first quarter of 2014 relative to the fourth quarter...
Industry; production and sales, changes and index, 2015=100Figures
Indexfigures and changes of production, total turnover, domestic and foreign turnover in the industry by sectors and branches (SIC2008)
Around 400 thousand blood donors in the NetherlandsArticles
Some 400 thousand people in the Netherlands give blood. This 4 percent of 18-69 year-olds, the age group that is permitted to give blood.
Inflation rate 2.7 percent in 2021Articles
In 2021, consumer prices in the Netherlands rose by 2.7 percent on average relative to the previous year.
Prices frequent purchases increase faster than prices less frequent purchasesArticles
Prices of products frequently bought by Dutch consumers have risen twice as fast over the past five years as less frequently bought products.
Caribbean NL: lifestyle; personal characteristicsFigures
Smoking, alcohol, height and weight, contraceptive pill Sex, age, educational level
More people adopt healthier lifestyleArticles
In recent years, the Dutch have adopted a more healthy lifestyle. The percentage of smokers and heavy drinkers has marginally declined.
Strongest inflation in almost 40 yearsArticles
The inflation rate in November was the highest in nearly 40 years.
6 in 10 Caribbean Dutch are overweightArticles
Smoking behaviour, alcohol consumption, physical activity and obesity by sex and age, per municipality in the Caribbean Netherlands, 2017
Renewable electricity; production and capacityFigures
Production and capacity of renewable energy Hydro power, wind energy, solar energy, biomass
Number of road deaths stable in 2014Articles
Last year, 570 people were killed in traffic accidents in the Netherlands. After a substantial decline by 12 percent in 2013, the number of traffic deaths remained stable in 2014.
Sector including the following institutions (as of 1997): mental health hospitals and institutions for child, youth, forensic, clinical care for addictions and part-time psychiatric treatment; Regional...