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
More deaths among cyclists than car occupants in 2017Articles
In 2017, more cyclists than car occupants died in traffic accidents, of whom 1/4 on an e-bike.
1 in 3 Sabans are highly educatedArticles
Among the three islands comprising the Caribbean Netherlands, Saba has relatively many highly educated inhabitants: a share of 33 percent among 25 to 74-year-olds. This is related to the fact that the island houses a university that specialises in medicine.
CBS rises to 2nd position in open data inventoryArticles
Open data makes public government (open) data easily reusable and improves government transparency
400 thousand inhabitants in the IJsselmeerpoldersArticles
On 1 Jan 2018, the IJsselmeerpolders had 404,000 inhabitants.
Size class of municipalitiesOther
Classification of municipalities based on the number of inhabitants.
Refers to people who moved to the Netherlands (immigration) or inhabitants who leave the Netherlands...
Further drop in crime suspect ratesArticles
In 2017, fewer crime suspects were registered by the police than in 2016: a decrease of 11 percent.
Drop in recorded and encountered crimeArticles
In 2017, 23% fewer crime victims than in 2012. Police recorded crime per inhabitant dropped by 30%.
Price index existing own homes 2015=100Other
Short method description Price index existing own homes 2015=100
Vulnerable groups at the core of The Hague local policyArticles
The use of data is in line with the government’s growing preference for knowledge-based policies
Population Caribbean Netherlands, 1 januari 2017Figures
Statistics on country of birth and citizenship of inhabitants of Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba.
Population up by over 100 thousand in 2017Articles
The population of the Netherlands again saw relatively strong growth in 2017.
Forecast: 18.4 million inhabitants in 2060Articles
The latest population forecast: 18.4 million inhabitants in 2060
Amsterdam is expanding, mainly due to immigrationArticles
The number of inhabitants in Amsterdam is growing, mainly due to foreign migration
Population growth again mainly due to migrationArticles
The population grew by over 80 thousand in the first three quarters of 2017, mainly due to foreign migration.
Three-quarters of cybercrime cases not reportedArticles
In 2016, around one-quarter of all cybercrime cases was reported. This number is lower than four years previously.
Seven out of ten Caribbean Dutch in employmentArticles
In 2016, 6.7 percent of Bonaire's labour force were unemployed. On St Eustatius: 7.1 percent; on Saba 3.3 percent.
80% more cheese shops in Amsterdam in 10 years’ timeArticles
The number of cheese shops has risen by over one-quarter over the past ten years.
Relatively high population growth due to migrationArticles
The Netherlands had nearly 17.1 million inhabitants on 1 Januari 2017, over 110 thousand up from 1 January 2016.
Saba population has grown slightlyArticles
Saba's population grew by 6 percent between 2011 and 2015 to 1.9 thousand residents.