Day of absence (hospital)Other
Day preceding a night in which a patient is absent from the hospital, not being the day the patient is dismissed.
Mortality; key figuresFigures
Mortality: key figures by sex. Including figures on infant mortality, perinatal mortality and life expectancy at birth
Excess mortality in April, not anymore in early MayArticles
In the first week of May 2022 (week 18, i.e. 2 to 8 May inclusive), an estimated 3,000 deaths were recorded. This is slightly more than in the previous week (3,090) and approximately 150 more than expected.
Methodological reports Hospital readmission ratio modelsOther
Methodological reports of hospital readmission ratios
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
Higher mortality in March, no excess deathsArticles
In the last week of March (week 12, 21 to 27 March 2022 inclusive), the estimated number of deaths stood at 3,600. This is slightly more than in the previous week (3,567) and approximately 400 more than...
Deaths registered weekly, by sex and ageFigures
Mortality by gender, age, per week gender, age, per week
Week 7 mortality slightly below expected levelArticles
In the third week of February (week 7, 14 to 20 February 2022 inclusive), estimated mortality stood at 3,400. This is over 150 more than in the previous week (3,211) but still slightly below the expected...
Health expenditure; providers and financing for international comparisonsFigures
Health Accounts; providers and financing, providers; financing
Fewer road traffic deaths in 2021Articles
In 2021, 582 people in the Netherlands died as a result of road traffic accidents. This is 28 fewer than in 2020 and the lowest number since 2015.
Mortality below expected level in FebruaryArticles
In all of February, there were around 550 fewer deaths than expected for that month.
Week 6 mortality figures lower than expectedArticles
In the second week of February (week 6, 7 to 13 February 2022 inclusive), estimated mortality stood at 3,350. This is over 100 fewer than expected, but slightly more than in the previous week.
3,480 COVID-19 deaths in Q1Articles
In the first quarter of 2022, a total of 3,480 people died due to COVID-19. This represents 8.1 percent of all deaths in that quarter.
Health expenditure; providers and functions for international comparisonsFigures
Health accounts; providers and functions, healthcare providers; healthcare functions
An institution in which all kinds of medical specialist help is on offer 24 hours a day.
Mortality in January lower than expected, higher in week 4Articles
In the last week of January (week 4: 24 to 30 January 2022 inclusive), the estimated number of deaths stood at 3,350.
Mortality in week 5 at expected levelArticles
In week 5 (31 to 6 January 2022 inclusive), estimated mortality stood at 3,450. This number is approximately the same as expected for this week and nearly 300 up on the previous week (3,162)
Area for social and cultural provisionsOther
Area in use for social and cultural provisions such as hospitals, universities and museums.
Nearly 150 fewer deaths than expected in week 3Articles
In the third week of January (week 3: 17 to 23 January 2022 inclusive), the estimated number of deaths stood at 3,250. This is nearly 150 less than expected, but more than in the previous week (3,106)
Mortality in week 2 lower than expectedArticles
In the second week of January (week 2: 10 to 16 January 2022 inclusive), the estimated number of deaths stood at 3,250. This is over 100 less than expected.
Mortality further down in week 1Articles
In the first week of January (week 1: 3 to 9 January 2022 inclusive), the estimated number of deaths stood at 3,450.
PhD student investigates causes of premature birthArticles
On 18 January 2022, Eduardo Villamor Martinez obtained his PhD cum laude from Maastricht University.