Netherlands Population Growth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of Netherlands population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Netherlands in 2021 is 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.
  • The population of Netherlands in 2018 was 17,059,560, a 0.22% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2021 Population Growth Rate
United States 332,915,073
Japan 126,050,804
Germany 83,900,473
United Kingdom 68,207,116
France 65,426,179
Italy 60,367,477
South Korea 51,305,186
Spain 46,745,216
Argentina 45,605,826
Canada 38,067,903
Poland 37,797,005
Saudi Arabia 35,340,683
Australia 25,788,215
Taiwan 23,855,010
Chile 19,212,361
Netherlands 17,173,099
Belgium 11,632,326
Greece 10,370,744
Portugal 10,167,925
Sweden 10,160,169
UAE 9,991,089
Hungary 9,634,164
Austria 9,043,070
Israel 8,789,774
Switzerland 8,715,494
Hong Kong 7,552,810
Singapore 5,896,686
Denmark 5,813,298
Finland 5,548,360
Norway 5,465,630
Oman 5,223,375
Ireland 4,982,907
New Zealand 4,860,643
Panama 4,381,579
Kuwait 4,328,550
Croatia 4,081,651
Uruguay 3,485,151
Qatar 2,930,528
Puerto Rico 2,828,255
Lithuania 2,689,862
Slovenia 2,078,724
Latvia 1,866,942
Bahrain 1,748,296
Trinidad and Tobago 1,403,375
Estonia 1,325,185
Cyprus 1,215,584
Macao 658,394
Luxembourg 634,814
Malta 442,784
Bahamas 396,913
Iceland 343,353
New Caledonia 288,218
Barbados 287,711
French Polynesia 282,530
Channel Islands 175,245
Guam 170,179
Curacao 164,798
Aruba 107,204
Seychelles 98,908
Antigua and Barbuda 98,731
Isle of Man 85,410
Andorra 77,355
Cayman Islands 66,497
Bermuda 62,090
Northern Mariana Islands 57,917
Greenland 56,877
Faroe Islands 49,049
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,412
Monaco 39,511
Turks and Caicos Islands 39,231
Liechtenstein 38,250
San Marino 34,017
Gibraltar 33,698
British Virgin Islands 30,421
Palau 18,169
Netherlands - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
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%