Netherlands Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of Netherlands population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Netherlands in 2022 is 17,211,447, a 0.22% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Netherlands in 2021 was 17,173,099, a 0.22% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Netherlands in 2020 was 17,134,872, a 0.22% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Netherlands in 2019 was 17,097,130, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population
United States 334,805,269
Japan 125,584,838
Germany 83,883,596
United Kingdom 68,497,907
France 65,584,518
Italy 60,262,770
South Korea 51,329,899
Spain 46,719,142
Argentina 46,010,234
Canada 38,388,419
Poland 37,739,785
Saudi Arabia 35,844,909
Australia 26,068,792
Taiwan 23,888,595
Chile 19,250,195
Netherlands 17,211,447
Belgium 11,668,278
Greece 10,316,637
Sweden 10,218,971
Portugal 10,140,570
UAE 10,081,785
Hungary 9,606,259
Austria 9,066,710
Israel 8,922,892
Switzerland 8,773,637
Hong Kong 7,604,299
Singapore 5,943,546
Denmark 5,834,950
Finland 5,554,960
Norway 5,511,370
Oman 5,323,993
Ireland 5,020,199
New Zealand 4,898,203
Panama 4,446,964
Kuwait 4,380,326
Croatia 4,059,286
Uruguay 3,496,016
Qatar 2,979,915
Puerto Rico 2,829,812
Lithuania 2,661,708
Slovenia 2,078,034
Latvia 1,848,837
Bahrain 1,783,983
Trinidad and Tobago 1,406,585
Estonia 1,321,910
Cyprus 1,223,387
Macao 667,490
Luxembourg 642,371
Malta 444,033
Bahamas 400,516
Iceland 345,393
New Caledonia 290,915
Barbados 288,023
French Polynesia 284,164
Channel Islands 176,463
Guam 171,519
Curacao 165,529
Aruba 107,609
Antigua and Barbuda 99,509
Seychelles 99,426
Isle of Man 85,732
Andorra 77,463
Cayman Islands 67,277
Bermuda 61,939
Northern Mariana Islands 58,269
Greenland 56,973
Faroe Islands 49,233
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,966
Monaco 39,783
Turks and Caicos Islands 39,741
Liechtenstein 38,387
San Marino 34,085
Gibraltar 33,704
British Virgin Islands 30,596
Palau 18,233
Netherlands - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 17,211,447 0.22%
2021 17,173,099 0.22%
2020 17,134,872 0.22%
2019 17,097,130 0.22%
2018 17,059,560 0.22%
2017 17,021,347 0.24%
2016 16,981,295 0.25%
2015 16,938,499 0.27%
2014 16,892,523 0.29%
2013 16,843,502 0.31%
2012 16,791,840 0.32%
2011 16,738,193 0.33%
2010 16,682,917 0.34%
2009 16,626,373 0.35%
2008 16,568,104 0.37%
2007 16,506,655 0.40%
2006 16,440,097 0.45%
2005 16,367,158 0.49%
2004 16,287,182 0.53%
2003 16,200,951 0.56%
2002 16,110,355 0.58%
2001 16,018,114 0.58%
2000 15,926,188 0.57%
1999 15,835,523 0.57%
1998 15,745,647 0.58%
1997 15,655,475 0.59%
1996 15,563,255 0.62%
1995 15,467,851 0.64%
1994 15,369,120 0.66%
1993 15,268,006 0.67%
1992 15,165,862 0.67%
1991 15,064,519 0.66%
1990 14,965,448 0.65%
1989 14,868,655 0.64%
1988 14,774,038 0.62%
1987 14,682,649 0.60%
1986 14,595,755 0.56%
1985 14,513,949 0.53%
1984 14,437,506 0.50%
1983 14,365,385 0.49%
1982 14,295,217 0.50%
1981 14,223,763 0.53%
1980 14,148,415 0.57%
1979 14,068,593 0.60%
1978 13,984,060 0.66%
1977 13,892,917 0.72%
1976 13,793,110 0.80%
1975 13,683,291 0.89%
1974 13,562,438 0.98%
1973 13,431,182 1.05%
1972 13,291,873 1.09%
1971 13,147,932 1.12%
1970 13,001,943 1.14%
1969 12,855,007 1.17%
1968 12,706,787 1.19%
1967 12,556,839 1.23%
1966 12,404,193 1.27%
1965 12,248,344 1.31%
1964 12,089,385 1.35%
1963 11,928,361 1.37%
1962 11,766,726 1.38%
1961 11,606,402 1.38%
1960 11,448,817 1.36%
1959 11,294,689 1.35%
1958 11,144,070 1.34%
1957 10,996,635 1.33%
1956 10,851,920 1.33%
1955 10,709,630 1.32%
1954 10,569,688 1.32%
1953 10,432,301 1.30%
1952 10,297,984 1.28%
1951 10,167,534 1.25%
1950 10,042,043 0.00%