One in 10,000 Dutch citizens is 100+

One in 10,000 Dutch citizens is aged over 100, the national statistics office CBS said on Monday.

The oldest Dutch person is a 111-year-old woman. She and two other people were born in the 19th century, the CBS says.
Of the 62 people aged over 105, just six are men. In total, the Netherlands has 1,633 centenarians.

Thank you for donating to

We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.

Make a donation