Netherlands Population: The timeline of total, male, female populations and growth rates

The population of Netherlands is 17,332,850 and the population growth amounts 0.58% (2019). The male and female population are 8,632,233 (49.80%) and 8,700,617 (50.20%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 0.47% (positive growth).

The below table shows the Netherlands population history (1960-). Growth(%) is the Y/Y ratio of total population and the percent values below the male and female populations mean the ratios of those by the total population.

Year Total Growth(%) Male Female
2019 17,332,850 0.58% 8,632,233
49.80%
8,700,617
50.20%
2018 17,231,624 0.58% 8,577,740
49.78%
8,653,884
50.22%
2017 17,131,296 0.59% 8,523,546
49.75%
8,607,750
50.25%
2016 17,030,314 0.53% 8,469,359
49.73%
8,560,955
50.27%
2015 16,939,923 0.44% 8,421,098
49.71%
8,518,825
50.29%
2014 16,865,008 0.36% 8,381,341
49.70%
8,483,667
50.30%
2013 16,804,432 0.29% 8,349,389
49.69%
8,455,043
50.31%
2012 16,754,962 0.37% 8,323,365
49.68%
8,431,597
50.32%
2011 16,693,074 0.47% 8,291,175
49.67%
8,401,899
50.33%
2010 16,615,394 0.51% 8,250,868
49.66%
8,364,526
50.34%
2009 16,530,388 0.51% 8,206,587
49.65%
8,323,801
50.35%
2008 16,445,593 0.39% 8,162,195
49.63%
8,283,398
50.37%
2007 16,381,696 0.22% 8,128,041
49.62%
8,253,655
50.38%
2006 16,346,101 0.16% 8,107,943
49.60%
8,238,158
50.40%
2005 16,319,868 0.23% 8,092,628
49.59%
8,227,240
50.41%
2004 16,281,779 0.35% 8,071,548
49.57%
8,210,231
50.43%
2003 16,225,302 0.47% 8,041,440
49.56%
8,183,862
50.44%
2002 16,148,929 0.64% 8,001,686
49.55%
8,147,243
50.45%
2001 16,046,180 0.75% 7,949,248
49.54%
8,096,932
50.46%
2000 15,925,513 0.71% 7,888,406
49.53%
8,037,107
50.47%
1999 15,812,088 0.66% 7,831,738
49.53%
7,980,350
50.47%
1998 15,707,209 0.61% 7,779,821
49.53%
7,927,388
50.47%
1997 15,610,650 0.51% 7,732,175
49.53%
7,878,475
50.47%
1996 15,530,498 0.46% 7,692,331
49.53%
7,838,167
50.47%
1995 15,459,006 0.49% 7,656,126
49.53%
7,802,880
50.47%
1994 15,382,838 0.60% 7,616,824
49.52%
7,766,014
50.48%
1993 15,290,368 0.69% 7,568,854
49.50%
7,721,514
50.50%
1992 15,184,166 0.75% 7,513,864
49.48%
7,670,302
50.52%
1991 15,069,798 0.78% 7,455,151
49.47%
7,614,647
50.53%
1990 14,951,510 0.69% 7,395,215
49.46%
7,556,295
50.54%
1989 14,848,907 0.60% 7,343,836
49.46%
7,505,071
50.54%
1988 14,760,094 0.64% 7,300,007
49.46%
7,460,087
50.54%
1987 14,665,037 0.63% 7,253,886
49.46%
7,411,151
50.54%
1986 14,572,278 0.55% 7,209,731
49.48%
7,362,547
50.52%
1985 14,491,632 0.47% 7,172,398
49.49%
7,319,234
50.51%
1984 14,424,211 0.40% 7,142,438
49.52%
7,281,773
50.48%
1983 14,367,070 0.38% 7,118,346
49.55%
7,248,724
50.45%
1982 14,312,690 0.46% 7,096,237
49.58%
7,216,453
50.42%
1981 14,247,208 0.68% 7,069,026
49.62%
7,178,182
50.38%
1980 14,149,800 0.79% 7,026,168
49.66%
7,123,632
50.34%
1979 14,038,270 0.69% 6,976,434
49.70%
7,061,836
50.30%
1978 13,941,700 0.61% 6,934,187
49.74%
7,007,513
50.26%
1977 13,856,185 0.59% 6,897,151
49.78%
6,959,034
50.22%
1976 13,774,037 0.78% 6,861,110
49.81%
6,912,927
50.19%
1975 13,666,335 0.89% 6,811,357
49.84%
6,854,978
50.16%
1974 13,545,056 0.78% 6,753,686
49.86%
6,791,370
50.14%
1973 13,439,322 0.82% 6,702,695
49.87%
6,736,627
50.13%
1972 13,328,593 1.01% 6,648,356
49.88%
6,680,237
50.12%
1971 13,194,497 1.18% 6,581,838
49.88%
6,612,659
50.12%
1970 13,038,526 1.23% 6,504,150
49.88%
6,534,376
50.12%
1969 12,877,984 1.15% 6,424,013
49.88%
6,453,971
50.12%
1968 12,729,721 1.03% 6,349,786
49.88%
6,379,935
50.12%
1967 12,598,201 1.13% 6,283,660
49.88%
6,314,541
50.12%
1966 12,456,251 1.30% 6,212,009
49.87%
6,244,242
50.13%
1965 12,294,732 1.36% 6,130,239
49.86%
6,164,493
50.14%
1964 12,127,120 1.33% 6,045,069
49.85%
6,082,051
50.15%
1963 11,965,966 1.34% 5,962,856
49.83%
6,003,110
50.17%
1962 11,805,689 1.41% 5,881,074
49.82%
5,924,615
50.18%
1961 11,638,712 1.31% 5,796,264
49.80%
5,842,448
50.20%
1960 11,486,631 N/A% 5,719,411
49.79%
5,767,220
50.21%

Growth rates of Netherlands population (1961-)

The below chart is the timeline of Netherlands population growth rates for 60 years.

Netherlands population and growth rate by ages

The Netherlands population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 2,753,063, 11,181,627, 3,398,161 respectively in 2019.

The percentages below population values ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over in each year represent the ratios of them by the total population.

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 17,332,850 2,753,063
15.88%
11,181,627
64.51%
3,398,161
19.61%
2018 17,231,624 2,775,697
16.11%
11,148,111
64.70%
3,307,816
19.20%
2017 17,131,296 2,801,503
16.35%
11,110,457
64.85%
3,219,336
18.79%
2016 17,030,314 2,823,015
16.58%
11,078,548
65.05%
3,128,752
18.37%
2015 16,939,923 2,838,388
16.76%
11,065,869
65.32%
3,035,666
17.92%
2014 16,865,008 2,857,290
16.94%
11,066,200
65.62%
2,941,518
17.44%
2013 16,804,432 2,870,446
17.08%
11,089,835
65.99%
2,844,150
16.92%
2012 16,754,962 2,881,196
17.20%
11,126,955
66.41%
2,746,810
16.39%
2011 16,693,074 2,893,619
17.33%
11,147,100
66.78%
2,652,355
15.89%
2010 16,615,394 2,911,390
17.52%
11,139,006
67.04%
2,564,997
15.44%
2009 16,530,388 2,924,559
17.69%
11,114,822
67.24%
2,491,007
15.07%
2008 16,445,593 2,942,444
17.89%
11,073,524
67.33%
2,429,625
14.77%
2007 16,381,696 2,964,448
18.10%
11,036,052
67.37%
2,381,195
14.54%
2006 16,346,101 2,983,272
18.25%
11,020,621
67.42%
2,342,207
14.33%
2005 16,319,868 2,989,858
18.32%
11,023,415
67.55%
2,306,595
14.13%
2004 16,281,779 2,995,161
18.40%
11,005,787
67.60%
2,280,831
14.01%
2003 16,225,302 2,988,931
18.42%
10,980,905
67.68%
2,255,466
13.90%
2002 16,148,929 2,974,625
18.42%
10,945,538
67.78%
2,228,766
13.80%
2001 16,046,180 2,957,069
18.43%
10,891,097
67.87%
2,198,013
13.70%
2000 15,925,513 2,941,099
18.47%
10,821,397
67.95%
2,163,016
13.58%
1999 15,812,088 2,920,677
18.47%
10,756,097
68.02%
2,135,313
13.50%
1998 15,707,209 2,902,057
18.48%
10,697,884
68.11%
2,107,268
13.42%
1997 15,610,650 2,883,177
18.47%
10,648,156
68.21%
2,079,316
13.32%
1996 15,530,498 2,863,089
18.44%
10,613,757
68.34%
2,053,651
13.22%
1995 15,459,006 2,840,323
18.37%
10,589,144
68.50%
2,029,539
13.13%
1994 15,382,838 2,816,684
18.31%
10,557,881
68.63%
2,008,273
13.06%
1993 15,290,368 2,788,152
18.23%
10,515,774
68.77%
1,986,442
12.99%
1992 15,184,166 2,759,323
18.17%
10,462,146
68.90%
1,962,697
12.93%
1991 15,069,798 2,736,389
18.16%
10,398,172
69.00%
1,935,238
12.84%
1990 14,951,510 2,721,955
18.21%
10,326,506
69.07%
1,903,049
12.73%
1989 14,848,907 2,721,691
18.33%
10,256,284
69.07%
1,870,932
12.60%
1988 14,760,094 2,735,337
18.53%
10,188,221
69.03%
1,836,536
12.44%
1987 14,665,037 2,757,905
18.81%
10,108,071
68.93%
1,799,061
12.27%
1986 14,572,278 2,786,583
19.12%
10,022,665
68.78%
1,763,031
12.10%
1985 14,491,632 2,819,085
19.45%
9,940,720
68.60%
1,731,827
11.95%
1984 14,424,211 2,876,899
19.94%
9,842,796
68.24%
1,704,516
11.82%
1983 14,367,070 2,942,652
20.48%
9,741,899
67.81%
1,682,519
11.71%
1982 14,312,690 3,013,810
21.06%
9,636,006
67.32%
1,662,874
11.62%
1981 14,247,208 3,087,535
21.67%
9,519,360
66.82%
1,640,313
11.51%
1980 14,149,800 3,159,163
22.33%
9,380,754
66.30%
1,609,883
11.38%
1979 14,038,270 3,224,450
22.97%
9,232,413
65.77%
1,581,407
11.26%
1978 13,941,700 3,292,031
23.61%
9,097,424
65.25%
1,552,246
11.13%
1977 13,856,185 3,359,103
24.24%
8,974,824
64.77%
1,522,258
10.99%
1976 13,774,037 3,422,061
24.84%
8,860,532
64.33%
1,491,444
10.83%
1975 13,666,335 3,472,977
25.41%
8,736,337
63.93%
1,457,021
10.66%
1974 13,545,056 3,513,244
25.94%
8,603,072
63.51%
1,428,741
10.55%
1973 13,439,322 3,548,574
26.40%
8,488,520
63.16%
1,402,227
10.43%
1972 13,328,593 3,573,224
26.81%
8,380,118
62.87%
1,375,251
10.32%
1971 13,194,497 3,582,049
27.15%
8,266,531
62.65%
1,345,917
10.20%
1970 13,038,526 3,575,951
27.43%
8,148,336
62.49%
1,314,238
10.08%
1969 12,877,984 3,561,289
27.65%
8,034,092
62.39%
1,282,602
9.96%
1968 12,729,721 3,541,546
27.82%
7,934,940
62.33%
1,253,235
9.84%
1967 12,598,201 3,523,052
27.96%
7,849,126
62.30%
1,226,023
9.73%
1966 12,456,251 3,505,149
28.14%
7,753,345
62.24%
1,197,757
9.62%
1965 12,294,732 3,486,587
28.36%
7,640,651
62.15%
1,167,494
9.50%
1964 12,127,120 3,479,825
28.69%
7,510,281
61.93%
1,137,014
9.38%
1963 11,965,966 3,486,600
29.14%
7,372,059
61.61%
1,107,307
9.25%
1962 11,805,689 3,495,541
29.61%
7,232,128
61.26%
1,078,021
9.13%
1961 11,638,712 3,485,426
29.95%
7,103,940
61.04%
1,049,346
9.02%
1960 11,486,631 3,452,456
30.06%
7,010,739
61.03%
1,023,435
8.91%

The below chart and table represents Netherlands population growth rates (Y/Y, %) by ages 0-14 (children), ages 15-64, ages 65 and above (elderly people).

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 0.59% -0.82% 0.30% 2.73%
2018 0.59% -0.92% 0.34% 2.75%
2017 0.59% -0.76% 0.29% 2.90%
2016 0.53% -0.54% 0.11% 3.07%
2015 0.44% -0.66% -0.00% 3.20%
2014 0.36% -0.46% -0.21% 3.42%
2013 0.30% -0.37% -0.33% 3.54%
2012 0.37% -0.43% -0.18% 3.56%
2011 0.47% -0.61% 0.07% 3.41%
2010 0.51% -0.45% 0.22% 2.97%
2009 0.52% -0.61% 0.37% 2.53%
2008 0.39% -0.74% 0.34% 2.03%
2007 0.22% -0.63% 0.14% 1.66%
2006 0.16% -0.22% -0.03% 1.54%
2005 0.23% -0.18% 0.16% 1.13%
2004 0.35% 0.21% 0.23% 1.12%
2003 0.47% 0.48% 0.32% 1.20%
2002 0.64% 0.59% 0.50% 1.40%
2001 0.76% 0.54% 0.64% 1.62%
2000 0.72% 0.70% 0.61% 1.30%
1999 0.67% 0.64% 0.54% 1.33%
1998 0.62% 0.65% 0.47% 1.34%
1997 0.52% 0.70% 0.32% 1.25%
1996 0.46% 0.80% 0.23% 1.19%
1995 0.50% 0.84% 0.30% 1.06%
1994 0.60% 1.02% 0.40% 1.10%
1993 0.70% 1.04% 0.51% 1.21%
1992 0.76% 0.84% 0.62% 1.42%
1991 0.79% 0.53% 0.69% 1.69%
1990 0.69% 0.01% 0.68% 1.72%
1989 0.60% -0.50% 0.67% 1.87%
1988 0.65% -0.82% 0.79% 2.08%
1987 0.64% -1.03% 0.85% 2.04%
1986 0.56% -1.15% 0.82% 1.80%
1985 0.47% -2.01% 0.99% 1.60%
1984 0.40% -2.23% 1.04% 1.31%
1983 0.38% -2.36% 1.10% 1.18%
1982 0.46% -2.39% 1.23% 1.38%
1981 0.69% -2.27% 1.48% 1.89%
1980 0.79% -2.02% 1.61% 1.80%
1979 0.69% -2.05% 1.48% 1.88%
1978 0.62% -2.00% 1.37% 1.97%
1977 0.60% -1.84% 1.29% 2.07%
1976 0.79% -1.47% 1.42% 2.36%
1975 0.90% -1.15% 1.55% 1.98%
1974 0.79% -1.00% 1.35% 1.89%
1973 0.83% -0.69% 1.29% 1.96%
1972 1.02% -0.25% 1.37% 2.18%
1971 1.20% 0.17% 1.45% 2.41%
1970 1.25% 0.41% 1.42% 2.47%
1969 1.16% 0.56% 1.25% 2.34%
1968 1.04% 0.52% 1.09% 2.22%
1967 1.14% 0.51% 1.24% 2.36%
1966 1.31% 0.53% 1.47% 2.59%
1965 1.38% 0.19% 1.74% 2.68%
1964 1.35% -0.19% 1.87% 2.68%
1963 1.36% -0.26% 1.93% 2.72%
1962 1.43% 0.29% 1.80% 2.73%
1961 1.32% 0.95% 1.33% 2.53%

Global rank of Netherlands population

The global rank of Netherlands population is 59 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 59
0-14 81
15-64 54
65 over 29

Data Source

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