Information about the municipality of Amsterdam:

Population numbers per year
The number of inhabitants in the municipality of Amsterdam in the Netherlands

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Population numbers in the municipality of Amsterdam in the Netherlands for the years 1995 thru 2022.

The number of inhabitants is the number of persons as registered in the population register on January 1st.

Population at the map of the municipality of Amsterdam
Map of the municipality Amsterdam with the population per borough in 2022. This page shows a lot of information about residents (such as the distribution by age groups, family composition, gender, native or Dutch with an immigration background, ...), homes (numbers, types, price development, use, type of property, ...) and more (car ownership, energy consumption, ...) based on open data from the Dutch Central Bureau of Statistics and various other sources!

Map of the municipality Amsterdam with the population per borough in 2022. The numbers at the map represent the following boroughs: 1: Oostzanerwerf, 2: Kadoelen, 3: Tuindorp Oostzaan, 4: Westelijk Havengebied, 5: Banne Buiksloot ...Show more... Map of the municipality Amsterdam with the population per borough in 2022. The numbers at the map represent the following boroughs: 1: Oostzanerwerf, 2: Kadoelen, 3: Tuindorp Oostzaan, 4: Westelijk Havengebied, 5: Banne Buiksloot, 6: Elzenhagen, 7: Waterland, 8: Noordelijke IJ-oevers West, 9: Buikslotermeer, 10: Waterlandpleinbuurt, 11: Houthavens, 12: Tuindorp Buiksloot, 13: Volewijck, 14: Bedrijventerrein Sloterdijk, 15: Tuindorp Nieuwendam, 16: Nieuwendammerdijk/Buiksloterdijk, 17: Sloterdijk, 18: Spaarndammer- en Zeeheldenbuurt, 19: IJplein/Vogelbuurt, 20: Noordelijke IJ-oevers Oost, 21: Haarlemmerbuurt, 22: Staatsliedenbuurt, 23: Slotermeer-Noordoost, 24: Landlust, 25: Centrale Markt, 26: Eendracht, 27: Geuzenveld, 28: De Kolenkit, 29: Frederik Hendrikbuurt, 30: Erasmuspark, 31: Burgwallen-Nieuwe Zijde, 32: Oostelijk Havengebied, 33: Jordaan, 34: Grachtengordel-West, 35: Slotermeer-Zuidwest, 36: Geuzenbuurt, 37: Burgwallen-Oude Zijde, 38: Nieuwmarkt/Lastage, 39: Van Galenbuurt, 40: Oostelijke Eilanden/Kadijken, 41: Da Costabuurt, 42: Chassébuurt, 43: Kinkerbuurt, 44: Hoofdweg en omgeving, 45: Lutkemeer/Ookmeer, 46: Van Lennepbuurt, 47: Grachtengordel-Zuid, 48: Overtoomse Veld, 49: Weesperbuurt/Plantage, 50: Helmersbuurt, 51: Slotervaart Noord, 52: Indische Buurt West, 53: Indische Buurt Oost, 54: Vondelbuurt, 55: De Weteringschans, 56: Dapperbuurt, 57: Zeeburgereiland/Nieuwe Diep, 58: Westindische Buurt, 59: Overtoomse Sluis, 60: Oosterparkbuurt, 61: IJburg West, 62: Osdorp-Oost, 63: De Punt, 64: Museumkwartier, 65: Oude Pijp, 66: Osdorp-Midden, 67: Weesperzijde, 68: Willemspark, 69: Transvaalbuurt, 70: IJburg Oost, 71: Nieuwe Pijp, 72: Slotervaart Zuid, 73: Middenmeer, 74: Zuid Pijp, 75: Middelveldsche Akerpolder, 76: Schinkelbuurt, 77: Westlandgracht, 78: IJburg Zuid, 79: Hoofddorppleinbuurt, 80: Apollobuurt, 81: IJselbuurt, 82: Frankendael, 83: Stadionbuurt, 84: Prinses Irenebuurt en omgeving, 85: Scheldebuurt, 86: Betondorp, 87: Rijnbuurt, 88: Sloter-/Riekerpolder, 89: Zuidas, 90: Omval/Overamstel, 91: Buitenveldert-West, 92: Buitenveldert-Oost, 93: Bijlmer Oost (E G K), 94: Bijlmer Centrum (D F H), 95: Driemond, 96: Nellestein, 97: Holendrecht/Reigersbos, 98: Amstel III/Bullewijk, 99: Gein ...Show less...

Boroughs and neighborhoods

Have a look at the information for each per borough and neighborhood of Amsterdam!

Average value of dwellings
The average of the house values in the municipality of Amsterdam in the Netherlands

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Average dwelling value for the years 2013 thru 2022.

The house value is based on the average WOZ value for all dwellings in the municipality of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. WOZ is the abbreviation for the Act of Immovable Property valuation. This value is determined yearly by the local government and used for several legal and taxation purposes.

Determination of the real estate value (WOZ value):
When determining the average dwelling value, only real estate objects are included that are registered as homes (main residence or home with practice space). The (provisional) average home value is determined with the valuation date of the previous year (this is based on the WOZ, the Real Estate Valuation Act).
Characteristics of the 458.397 dwellings in the municipality of Amsterdam
Information about the homes in this region based on open data from the Dutch Central Bureau of Statistics. Overview image with 4 pie charts.

Percentages of home ownership, occupation, type and construction period.

Definitions of the characteristics of the dwellings in the municipality of Amsterdam:

Houses by ownership:
Homes for sale are owned by the resident (s) or used as a second home. Rental houses are not occupied by the owner of the house. Rental homes are divided into (1) homes owned by a housing association or other institution. And (2) rental properties owned by companies, individuals and investors.
Houses by occupation:
A house is occupied if, according to the Personal Records Database, at least 1 person was registered at the corresponding address. All other homes are considered uninhabited.
Houses by type:
A house is defined as "multi-family" when it forms a whole building together with other houses or (business) spaces. This includes flats, gallery houses, ground floor and upstairs apartments, and apartments and houses above business premises. All other homes are defined as the "single-family" type.
Houses by contruction period:
The year of construction is the year in which a building containing a home was originally delivered. The construction period as used here has two possible values: (1) built in or after the year 2000 and (2) built before the year 2000.
Population per age group
The percentage of inhabitants per age group in the municipality of Amsterdam in the Netherlands

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The Municipality of Amsterdam, 2022, age groups.

Population, age groups: percentage of inhabitants per age category.

Civil status
Civil status: unmarried, married, divorced or widowed, Amsterdam

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The Municipality of Amsterdam, 2022, civil status.

Population, civil status: percentage of inhabitants by civil status (see the explanation for the definitions of marital status, divorced and widowed).

Definitions civil status:
Persons who have never married or entered into a registered partnership.
The marital status married arises after a marriage has been concluded or after a registered partnership has been entered into. Married people also include persons who live separated from each other.
The status divorced arises after the dissolution of a marriage or registered partnership other than through the death of the partner. Persons who only live separately (and are still married or registered as partners) are considered to be married..
The civil status widowed arises after dissolution of a marriage or registered partnership due to the death of the partner.
Data about more than 100 topics!

The table below shows data for more than 100 topics as most recently available for the municipality of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. Select a category to display the related topics:

Businesses total167.495number2021
Businesses agricultural forestry fishing125number2021
Businesses industry energy10.990number2021
Businesses trade catering24.840number2021
Businesses traffic information communications20.320number2021
Businesses financial service real estate12.665number2021
Businesses business services48.150number2021
Government, education, care23.380number2021
Businesses culture recreation other services27.020number2021
Average electricity usage total2.130average kWh2021
Average electricity usage appartment2.000average kWh2021
Average electricity usage terraced homes3.000average kWh2021
Average electricity usage corner homes2.950average kWh2021
Average electricity usage 2 under 1 roof homes3.490average kWh2021
Average electricity usage detached homes4.600average kWh2021
Average electricity usage rental homes1.920average kWh2021
Average electricity owner-occupied homes2.640average kWh2021
Average natural gas usage total880average m³2021
Average natural gas usage appartment840average m³2021
Average natural gas usage terraced homes1.100average m³2021
Average natural gas usage corner homes1.270average m³2021
Average natural gas usage 2 under 1 roof homes1.630average m³2021
Average natural gas usage detached homes2.170average m³2021
Average natural gas usage rental homes840average m³2021
Average natural gas owner-occupied homes990average m³2021
Percentage homes with district heating15%percentage2021
Households 1 person265.133number2022
Households no children105.998number2022
Households with children113.443number2022
Households average size1,80average2022
Number of houses458.397number2022
Average house value€434.000Euro2022
Percentage single-family houses12%percentage2022
Percentage multi-family houses 88%percentage2022
Percentage inhabited93%percentage2022
Percentage homes uninhabited7%percentage2022
Percentage homes private owned29%percentage2022
Percentage homes rented71%percentage2022
Percentage rental-housing by a corporation40%percentage2022
Percentage homes other rental31%percentage2022
Homes ownership unknown0%percentage2022
Percentage homes built before 200081%percentage2022
Percentage homes built since 200019%percentage2022
Number of income receivers692.900number2021
Average income per income receipient€42.000Euro2021
Average income per inhabitant€34.500Euro2021
40 percentile persons with lowest income40%percentage2021
20 percentile persons with highest income25%percentage2021
Active persons 15-75 year35%percentage2021
40 percentile households with lowest income50%percentage2021
20 percentile households with highest income18%percentage2021
Percentage households with a low income12%percentage2021
Percentage households at social minimum12%percentage2021
Persons with social security welfare37.850number2021
Persons with social security for incapacity for work33.160number2020
Persons with social security for unemployed10.660number2021
Persons with social security for elderly104.300number2021
Native Dutch377.750number2022
Western total181.478number2022
Not western total323.405number2022
Dutch Antilles12.292number2022
Other not western125.948number2022
Ages 0 - 15121.642number2022
Ages 15 - 25115.117number2022
Ages 25 - 45320.787number2022
Ages 45 - 65209.094number2022
Ages 65 and up115.993number2022
Not married576.481number2022
Births relative12number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Mortality relative7number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime theft44.210number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Crime violance and sexual abuse7.412number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Crime environmental77number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Crime scam6.097number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Crime traffic8.103number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Crime destruction5.045number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Crime other2.780number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Crime total75.571number per 1000 inhabitants2022
Region codeGM0363code2022
Region nameAmsterdamname2022
Region typeGemeentetype2022
Population density5.336,00number per km22022
Passenger cars per surface1.488average per km²2022
Surface total21.949hectares2022
Surface land16.540hectares2022
Surface water5.409hectares2022
Zipcode most occuringgeen datapostal code2023
Measure of urbanity1indicator 1-52022
Address density6.142average per km22022
Passenger cars total246.065number2022
Passenger cars petrol186.870number2022
Passenger cars other fuel59.195number2022
Passenger cars per household0,50average2022

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