Urban population reached 15.6 mil in 2017 in Netherlands, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.08 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Netherlands reached an all time high of 15.6 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 6.86 mil in 1960. When compared to Netherlands's main peers, urban population in Belgium amounted to 11.2 mil, 5.06 mil in Denmark, 63.9 mil in Germany and 54.9 mil in United Kingdom in 2017.
Netherlands has been ranked 49th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.