New fire services statistic based on 112 alarm centreOther
The statistic is no longer based on survey data from questionnaires but on records from the 112 emergency alarm centre.
More and more renewable energy from biomassArticles
In 2020, the consumption of energy from biomass resources such as biogas, biopetrol, the green part of household waste or wood products rose by 10 percent on the previous year, reaching a total of 119...
Urgenda reduction target for GHG emissions achieved in 2020Articles
In 2020, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the Netherlands were 25.5 percent below the level of 1990.
CO2 emissions from biomass burning on the riseArticles
In 2020 the combustion of biomass produced 19 megatonnes of CO2, 16 percent up on the previous year.
11 percent of energy consumption from renewable sources in 2020Articles
In 2020, renewable energy accounted for 11.1 percent of total Dutch energy consumption.
Natural gas consumption 4 percent lower in 2021Articles
In 2021, total natural gas consumption in the Netherlands amounted to 40 billion cubic metres (m3), against 42 billion in the previous year.
Productivity in the Dutch Public SectorArticles
A methodological study into the productivity of the Dutch public sector with calculations in two institutions: libraries and fire services
How many people are key workers in the Netherlands?Other
Schools and childcare centres in the Netherlands have been closed as a measure against the spread of coronavirus. Parents and guardians who work in crucial sectors can rely on arranged childcare so they...
More electricity from renewable sources, less from fossil sourcesArticles
In 2021, electricity production declined by 2.2 billion kWh year on year, to 117.9 billion kWh.
Greenhouse gas emissions lower in Q3 2021Articles
IIn Q3 2021, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions showed a year-on-year decrease of 3 percent. The decrease is mainly due to lower electricity production.
Greenhouse gas emissions 2.1 percent higher in 2021Articles
In 2021, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions showed a year-on-year increase of 2.1 percent. This means that the sharp reduction of emissions in 2020 did not continue.
Islands of the Caribbean Netherlands hit hard by COVID-19 pandemicArticles
A new edition of ‘Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands’ has been published today, 6 December 2021.
Special purpose vehicleOther
Road motor vehicle designed for purposes other than the carriage of passengers or goods.
Municipal waste; quantitiesFigures
Amount of waste collected by the municipal authorities broken down by province, size class and degree of urbanisation
Greenhouse gas emissions almost back at pre-COVID levelArticles
In Q2 2021, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions showed a year-on-year increase of 11 percent. This means emissions are nearing pre-COVID levels.
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
Deaths; cause of death (extensive list), age and sexFigures
Number of deaths in the population of the Netherlands by main underlying cause of death (extensive list of 'three digit codes'), by age and sex
Income accounts of the sector households, region; national accountsFigures
Transactions of the sector households and per capita Primary and secundary income distribution by province
Greenhouse gas emissions 8 percent down in 2020Articles
In 2020, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions showed a year-on-year decline of 8 percent to 166 megatonnes CO2 equivalent.