Major cities : Amsterdam (Capital), Rotterdam, The Hague, Utrecht and Eindhoven.
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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

KingWillem-Alexander (2013)
Prime ministerMark Rutte (2010)

Netherlands Religion

  1. Christianity 35 %
  2. Protestantism 25 %
  3. Islam 3 %
  4. Other37 %

Netherlands Data

Area41,526 km² (16,033 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants16,704,000 population (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 4.9 %
  3. Tropical savanna climate 2.5 %

Netherlands Weather (Amsterdam)

Netherlands Electricity

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

Airport Netherlands

Amsterdam Airport SchipholRotterdam The Hague Airport
Maastricht Aachen AirportGroningen Airport Eelde

Netherlands Car Hire

Netherlands Hotel

Hotel Recreatieboerderij 't SchutjeRecreatieboerderij 't Schutje
Situated on the countryside on the edge of village Soerendonk, Recreatieboerderij 't Schutje offers spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi. Motorway A2 is less than 5 km away. The city centre of Eindhoven is a 20-minute drive... view more
€ 50
Hotel Tourist Travel InnTourist Travel Inn
Let the family Kanhai welcome you in their guest house and enjoy practical, budget accommodation with free Wi-Fi and shared homely kitchens for self-catering... view more
€ 40
Hotel Il LimoneIl Limone
This bed and breakfast is situated in a quiet residential street in Haarlem, only 1.5 km to the historic centre. Il Limone offers a free continental breakfast and free wired internet... view more
Hotel Holiday Home Priruco EdelunterenHoliday Home Priruco Edelunteren

This detached holiday house is in a pretty location in the middle of Lunteren forest in the province of Gueldre.The wooded grounds (8.800 m²) are fully enclosed and therefore perfectly suitable for children to play in... view more
€ 260
Hotel Pension ZevenbergenPension Zevenbergen
This basic guest house offers simply-furnished rooms with shared bathroom facilities. Pension Zevenbergen is located in the centre of town, only 700 metres from Zevenbergen Railway Station. Guests can make use of a communal kitchen to cook... view more
€ 35
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Netherlands Nuclear power plant

Borssele Nuclear Power Station

Netherlands Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 26Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 8592108285
WinterParticipation : 21Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 454441130
TotalParticipation : 47Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 130136149415
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