Major cities : Amsterdam (Capital), Rotterdam, The Hague, Utrecht and Eindhoven.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Netherlands Information

ISO 3166-1NL - NLD - 528
NATO country codeNL - NLD
FIPS 10-4 codeNL
Continent /
Netherlands CapitalAmsterdam
Name of the inhabitantsDutchman
Netherlands National anthemWilhelmus
Netherlands National Day30 April
Netherlands Currency Euro (EUR)
Netherlands 21 % (6 %)
Netherlands Calling code+31
Netherlands Country domain code .nl
Netherlands Vehicle registration plateNL
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -4:00, +1:00
International organizationEuropean Union
United Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Union for the Mediterranean

Netherlands Head of state

QueenBeatrix (1980)
Prime ministerMark Rutte (2010)

Netherlands Religion

  1. Christianity 35 %
  2. Protestantism 25 %
  3. Islam 3 %
  4. Other 37 %

Netherlands Data

Area41,526 km² (16,033 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants16,704,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 402.3 /km² (1,041.8 /sq mi)
Length of coastline451 km
Perimeter1,488 km
Life expectancy80.3 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 11.2 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.890 (2010)
Gross domestic product759 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 2.7 %
45,467 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)628 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
37,613 US$ per capita
Unemployment3.1 % of labor force (2008) Chart
Inflation2.1 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: AA+ (Stable, 29 november 2013)
  • Fitch: AAA (Stable, 21 november 2011)
  • Moody's: Aaa (Stable, 7 march 2014)
  • Dagong: AA+ (Stable, 2 june 2011)

Netherlands Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Salt
  4. Arable land
  5. Sand
  6. Gravel
  7. Limestone
  8. Peat

Netherlands Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Fruits
  2. Potatoes
  3. Vegetables
  4. Sugar beets
  5. Livestock
  6. Grains

Netherlands Border

  1. Germany Germany 577 km
  2. Belgium Belgium 450 km
  3. France France 10 km

Netherlands Map

Netherlands Climate

  1. Oceanic climate 93 %
  2. Semi-arid climate 4.6 %
  3. Tropical savanna climate 2.3 %

Netherlands Weather (Amsterdam)

Netherlands Electricity

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : F

Airport Netherlands

Amsterdam Airport SchipholEindhovenRotterdam The Hague Airport
Maastricht Aachen AirportGroningen Airport Eelde

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Netherlands Car Hire

Netherlands Hotel

Hotel Camping de Oude MolenCamping de Oude Molen
Featuring an outdoor pool, sauna and children's playground, Camping de Oude Molen is located on the edge of Groesbeek at a 15-minute car drive from Nijmegen. Free parking possibilities are available... view more
€ 56
Hotel Camping DuinoordCamping Duinoord
Burgh Haamstede
This camping is located in the natural surroundings of Burgh-Haamstede. Camping Duinoord offers water sports facilities and free private parking. The North Sea Beach is less than a 10-minute walk away... view more
€ 50
Hotel Aadam Hotel WilhelminaAadam Hotel Wilhelmina

Aadam Hotel Wilhelmina is located on the edge of cultural Amsterdam, a 5-minute walk from the Vondelpark and only 150 meters from a tram stop... view more
€ 28
Hotel Hotel BloemendaalHotel Bloemendaal

Hotel Bloemendaal is just around the corner of the village centre. Set in a 19th century building, it features modern designer rooms with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and an on-site restaurant... view more
Hotel Grand Hotel Amrâth AmsterdamGrand Hotel Amrâth Amsterdam

The luxurious 5-star Grand Hotel Amrâth Amsterdam is only 350 metres from Central Station. It benefits from free Wi-Fi, a wellness centre and spacious rooms with free use of the minibar... view more
€ 154
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Nuclear power station Netherlands

Borssele Nuclear Power Station

Netherlands Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 23Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 717996246
WinterParticipation : 19Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 29312686
TotalParticipation : 42Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 100110122332
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