Asylum requests and family reunification; nationality, sex and ageFigures
Asylum requests and family reunification nationality, sex and age
Labour participation of status holders stagnatingArticles
Of the status holders who obtained an asylum residence permit in 2014, 43 percent had a job by mid-2020.
Asylum and integration 2021Publications
Annual study of register data on reception and integration of asylum migrants arriving in the Netherlands since 2014, 2014-2020
Government; Taxes and social contributionsFigures
Revenue collected from taxes and social contributions Types of taxes and social contributions
Asylum requests; by citizenship, from 1975Figures
Historical data; first, subsequent asylum requests and Family members Citizenship
Municipal budgets; levies by region and size classFigures
Budgeted revenues municipal levies millions of euros and euros per inhabitant by region and size class.
Municipal budgets; levies per municipalityFigures
Budgeted income municipal levies per municipality.
Municipal accounts; levies by region and size classFigures
Realised revenues municipal levies in million euros and euros per inhabitant by region and size class
More asylum seekers and following relatives in Q3Articles
In Q3 2020, the number of first-time asylum applications rose to slightly over 4 thousand, just below the pre-COVID-19 level.
Fewer asylum seekers and following relatives in Q2 2020Articles
The international and national measures introduced in March in response to the COVID-19 outbreak have resulted in a lower influx of asylum seekers and following family members.
Work and family reunification main reasons for immigrationArticles
In 2018, the Netherlands received 191 thousand non-Dutch immigrants. They included 110 thousand people from EU/EFTA countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland); the main migration motive within this group was labour.
Status holders overrepresented in job-oriented practical trainingArticles
Of all 12 to 17-year-old asylum status holders who received a residence permit in 2014, 15 percent were enrolled in labour-oriented practical training (PRO, praktijkonderwijs) on 1 October 2018.
Immigration down after coronavirus outbreakArticles
Immigration more than halved in the weeks following the implementation of COVID-19 measures and the number of Syrian refugees fell to a low in those weeks.
Fewer asylum seekers and following relatives due to COVID-19Articles
In March 2020, the number of first asylum requests stood at 1,025.
Asylum requests; internationalFigures
Asylum requests EU member states and some countries outside the EU
Population up by 15.5 thousand in Q1 2020Articles
In Q1 2020, the population of the Netherlands grew less rapidly than in the same quarter last year. 15.5 thousand inhabitants were added, i.e. 8.7 thousand down on Q1 2019.
Asylum and integration 2020Publications
Annual study of register data on reception and integration of asylum migrants arriving in the Netherlands since 2014, 2014-2019
6 in 10 status holders pass civic integration examArticles
Of the asylum seekers who obtained a residence permit in 2014 and were subject to the integration requirement, 58 percent had passed the civic integration exam on reference date 1 October 2018. Two percent of the status holders had exceeded the three-year integration term.
Asylum and integration 2019Publications
Annual study of register data on reception and integration of asylum migrants arriving in the Netherlands since 2014, 2014-2028
Population and population dynamics by month; 1995-2018Figures
Monthly statistics, size of the Dutch population and births, deaths, external migration, marriages, divorces and requests for asylum,
Further increase in number of Turkish asylum seekersArticles
The number of asylum seekers and following family members from Turkey rose from 185 to 330 between Q1 and Q2 2018. They represented the third largest group, after Syrians and Eritreans.