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Area under organic farming up by nearly 9 percent

In 2023, the total utilised agricultural area (UAA) under organic farming increased by 6.6 thousand hectares relative to the previous year. This is an area equivalent to over 9 thousand football...

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Agriculture; crops, livestock and land use by general farm type, region

Agricultural census; crops, livestock, land use and corresponding number of holdings by general farm type and region

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Presentation Monitor of Well-being and the Sustainable Development Goals 2024

Well-being means quality of life in the here and now, but also the extent to which that quality of life comes at the expense of the well-being of future generations or people who live elsewhere in...

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Internationalisation Monitor 2023, second edition – Sustainable trade?

This edition highlights the sustainability aspects of Dutch trade by means of environmentally friendly and polluting goods. Interconnectedness in global value chains and the import foodprint are...

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Majority of businesses are working on sustainability

A large part (82 percent) of businesses have implemented measures this year to make their operations more sustainable.

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Presentation Monitor of well-being and the Sustainable Development Goals 2023

To ensure that everyone can share in the combination that the earth offers and the prosperity it can generate, and to ensure that the quality of life is improved for as many people as possible, the...

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585 additional organic farms since 2015

Relative to 2021, the total area under organic farming in the Netherlands this year has increased by 3.6 percent to slightly over 80 thousand hectares. This is 59.0 percent more than in 2015.

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Green Deal: CBS working with partners for sustainable development data

Across the world, there is an increasing need for information on climate change and energy transition, environmental quality and circularity, and nature and biodiversity.

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Area used to grow bulbs up by more than a fifth since 2013

In 2023, the area of agricultural land used for bulb cultivation increased by 21 percent to over 28 thousand hectares compared with 10 years previously.

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8 in 10 businesses are improving sustainability

The majority (79 percent) of businesses have implemented measures this year to make their operations more sustainable.

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Agricultural emissions lower than in 1995, no more decline in recent years

In 2021, most types of agricultural emissions were lower than in 1995, in spite of higher agricultural output. Reduction of greenhouse gas and nitrogen emissions has stagnated in recent years.

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Circular economy and the Sustainable Development Goals

The results of a study into the SDGs and the circular economy, about how these different perspectives can influence each other positively or negativelyare

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Internationalisation Monitor 2024, first edition – Belgium

Relationship between the Netherlands and Belgium: economy, innovation, digitalisation, sustainability, trade, export earnings, labour market and cross-border commuters .

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Monitor of Well-being & the Sustainable Development Goals 2022

How is well-being in the Netherlands developing? The Monitor of Well-being & the SDG’s 2022 examines the economic, ecological and social aspects of well-being in the Netherlands and the results for...

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Milk supply and dairy production by dairy factories

Milk supply by dairy farms, production of butter, cheese, milk powder, concentrated milk and whey powder

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Dutch well-being: natural environment and social relations under pressure

Quality of life in the Netherlands today, well-being ‘here and now’, is high. However it not just as high for everybody in the country; well-being of young adults is lower than for the rest of the...

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Arable crop area up by 3 percent

As of 2023, the agricultural area devoted to arable crop farming has increased by 14.4 thousand to 549 thousand hectares.

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Satisfaction high in Caribbean NL in spite of low material well-being

Although material well-being levels are relatively low, most inhabitants of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba are satisfied with their lives.

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CBS launches international SDG dashboard

25 September 2023 is SDG Action Day.

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Well-being Factsheets for ministerial budgets

At the request of the Dutch House of Representatives, Statistics Netherlands (CBS) publishes the Monitor of Well-being and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) annually on Accountability Day in...

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Well-being of young adults trailing behind other age groups

People under the age of 35 experience lower levels of well-being than older people in the Netherlands.

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Renewable energy; consumption by energy source, technology and application

Renewable energy; final consumption energy sources/techniques, energy application

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Well-being of young adults trailing behind other age groups

Dutch 25 to 34 year-olds experience lower levels of well-being than people in other age groups.

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Avoided use of fossil energy and emission of CO2

Renewable energy; avoided use of fossil energy energy sources/techniques, energy application

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Renewable electricity; production and capacity

Production and capacity of renewable energy Hydro power, wind energy, solar energy, biomass

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