A decade in statistics: How the Netherlands changed in 10 years

National statistics agency CBS has issued a list of key indicators showing how the Netherlands has changed over the past 10 years. Here are the highlights: The population has grown from 16.6 million to 17.3 million. While the number of people rose 4%, the number of individual households was up 7%. The population is getting older. In 2020, 15% of the population were 65 or older, but that has now gone up to 19%. Gross domestic product rose 8% between … Continue reading A decade in statistics: How the Netherlands changed in 10 years