General name for gardens accessible to the general public. These include hortuses, arboreta, pineta, herb gardens, museum gardens, model gardens, show gardens.
Municipal waste; quantitiesFigures
Amount of waste collected by the municipal authorities broken down by province, size class and degree of urbanisation
Friend of a botanical garden or zooOther
A member of an association who has continuous free access to the botanical garden or zoo.
More than 2 million enterprises for the first timeArticles
In 2021, the total enterprise population in the Netherlands grew by 163 thousand or 8.5 percent, thereby exceeding 2 million for the first time as of 1 January 2022.
1 in 5 young workers experience work-related stressArticles
Of all young people between the ages of 15 and 25 in paid employment, 21 percent reported regular or frequent work-related stress in 2021.
More shops for the first time in yearsArticles
On 1 January 2022, there were 83.8 thousand physical shops in the Netherlands, 655 more than one year previously.
Area used for horticulture under glass, grass land, gardening, arable land or orchard.
Households used more water in 2020, companies lessArticles
In 2020, mains water consumption in the Netherlands was up by more than 2.5 percent on the previous year.
Other agricultural areaOther
Agricultural area not in use for horticulture under glass, such as grass, garden, or building areas or orchards.
Unemployment decline sharpest among young peopleArticles
In July 2021, 289 thousand people were unemployed. This is 3.1 percent of the labour force.
Card providing free entry or entry at reduced cost for many museums and several botanical gardens. The card is valid for one year and can be bought for a certain amount from the Stichting Museumkaart....
Proximity to facilities; distances by car, regionalFigures
Distances to and number of facilities: healthcare, retail, leisure, schools and culture per municipality and other regional classifications
Neighbourhood choice Statia and Saba differs per originArticles
People born in the former Netherlands Antilles and Aruba and migrants partly choose other residential areas in St Eustatius and Saba.
Fewer welfare children for the first time since 2009Articles
At the end of 2017, nearly 7 procent of all minor children were living in families on income support, 228 thousand minors. This is nearly 3 thousand less than in 2016. In most of these families, a single...
Inflation rate marginally down to 2.9 percentArticles
The latest figures released by Statistics Netherlands show that inflation fell marginally in March to 2.9 percent. In January and February, consumer prices were 3.0 percent up from one year previously.
Retail turnover up 3 percentArticles
The Dutch retail sector realised 3.1 percent more turnover in April this year than in the same month last year. Prices rose by 2 percent. The volume of sales grew by just over 1 percent.
Existing own homes; average purchase prices, regionFigures
Average purchase prices of existing own homes Nederland, group of provinces, provinces and municipalities
Consumer prices; European harmonised price index 2015=100 (HICP)Figures
European harmonised consumer price indices 2015 = 100, expenditures Price index, monthly and yearly rates and weightingcoëfficient