Information about the province of Friesland:

Information about the province of Friesland:

View the information on over 100 topics about the province of Friesland in the Netherlands! With graphs, links to more information & an overview of all figures in 1 table.
View the information on over 100 topics about the province of Friesland in the Netherlands! With graphs, links to more information & an overview of all figures in 1 table.
Population numbers per year
The number of inhabitants in the province of Friesland in the Netherlands

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Population numbers in the province of Friesland in the Netherlands for the years 2013 thru 2020.

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

Population at the map of the province of Friesland
Map of the province Friesland with the population per municipality in 2020. 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 province Friesland with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Schiermonnikoog, 2: Ameland, 3: Terschelling, 4: Noardeast Fryslân, 5: Dantumadiel ...Show more... Map of the province Friesland with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Schiermonnikoog, 2: Ameland, 3: Terschelling, 4: Noardeast Fryslân, 5: Dantumadiel, 6: Vlieland, 7: Waadhoeke, 8: Achtkarspelen, 9: Tytsjerksteradiel, 10: Harlingen, 11: Leeuwarden, 12: Smallingerland, 13: Opsterland, 14: Súdwest Fryslân, 15: Heerenveen, 16: Ooststellingwerf, 17: De Fryske Marren, 18: Weststellingwerf ...Show less...

Average value of dwellings
The average of the house values in the province of Friesland in the Netherlands

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Average dwelling value for the years 2013 thru 2019.

The house value is based on the average WOZ value for all dwellings in the province of Friesland 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 300.238 dwellings in the province of Friesland
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 province of Friesland:

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 province of Friesland in the Netherlands

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The Province of Friesland, 2020, age groups.

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

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

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The Province of Friesland, 2020, 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:
Unmarried:
Persons who have never married or entered into a registered partnership.
Married:
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.
Divorced:
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..
Widowed:
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 province of Friesland in the Netherlands. Select a category to display the related topics:

BusinessValueUnitYear
Businesses total58.765number2019
Businesses agricultural forestry fishing5.735number2019
Businesses industry energy11.095number2019
Businesses trade catering13.315number2019
Businesses traffic information communications4.060number2019
Businesses financial service real estate4.285number2019
Businesses business services12.890number2019
Businesses culture recreation other services7.405number2019
EnergyValueUnitYear
Average electricity usage total2.540average kWh2019
Average electricity usage appartment1.679average kWh2019
Average electricity usage terraced homes2.295average kWh2019
Average electricity usage corner homes2.407average kWh2019
Average electricity usage 2 under 1 roof homes2.671average kWh2019
Average electricity usage detached homes3.258average kWh2019
Average electricity usage rental homes1.958average kWh2019
Average electricity owner-occupied homes2.899average kWh2019
Average natural gas usage total1.359average m³2019
Average natural gas usage appartment849average m³2019
Average natural gas usage terraced homes1.214average m³2019
Average natural gas usage corner homes1.349average m³2019
Average natural gas usage 2 under 1 roof homes1.365average m³2019
Average natural gas usage detached homes1.786average m³2019
Average natural gas usage rental homes1.117average m³2019
Average natural gas owner-occupied homes1.513average m³2019
Percentage homes with district heating18%percentage2017
HouseholdsValueUnitYear
Households294.474number2020
Households 1 person108.082number2020
Households no children91.065number2020
Households with children95.327number2020
Households average size2,16average2020
HousesValueUnitYear
Number of houses300.238number2019
Average house value€186.088Euro2019
Percentage single-family houses81%percentage2019
Percentage multi-family houses 19%percentage2019
Percentage inhabited95%percentage2019
Percentage homes uninhabited5%percentage2019
Percentage homes private owned62%percentage2019
Percentage homes rented37%percentage2019
Percentage rental-housing by a corporation27%percentage2019
Percentage homes other rental10%percentage2019
Homes ownership unknown0%percentage2019
Percentage homes built before 200086%percentage2019
Percentage homes built since 200014%percentage2019
IncomeValueUnitYear
Number of income receivers510.000number2018
Average income per income receipient€28.192Euro2018
Average income per inhabitant€22.691Euro2018
40 percentile persons with lowest income44%percentage2018
20 percentile persons with highest income15%percentage2018
Active persons 15-75 year58,63 %percentage2018
40 percentile households with lowest income41,90 %percentage2018
20 percentile households with highest income15,45 %percentage2018
Percentage households with a low income8,28 %percentage2018
Percentage households at social minimum7,40 %percentage2018
Persons with social security welfare18.300number2019
Persons with social security for incapacity for work24.440number2019
Persons with social security for unemployed9.540number2019
Persons with social security for elderly127.720number2019
MigrationValueUnitYear
Native Dutch582.876number2020
Western total33.612number2020
Not western total33.469number2020
Marcocco2.287number2020
Dutch Antilles2.997number2020
Surinam3.168number2020
Turkey1.926number2020
Other not western23.091number2020
PopulationValueUnitYear
Inhabitants649.957number2020
Men325.951number2020
Women324.006number2020
Ages 0 - 15102.275number2020
Ages 15 - 2579.438number2020
Ages 25 - 45142.178number2020
Ages 45 - 65185.293number2020
Ages 65 and up140.773number2020
Not married304.248number2020
Married260.373number2020
Divorced49.492number2020
Widowed35.844number2020
Births5.957number2019
Births relative9number per 1000 inhabitants2019
Mortality6.256number2019
Mortality relative10number per 1000 inhabitants2019
Crime total theft house and barn2number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime vandalism4number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime violance and sexual abuse4number per 1000 inhabitants2018
ProximityValueUnitYear
Distance to general practicioner1,48average km2019
Distance to big supermarket1,36average km2019
Distance to child care0,83average km2019
Distance to school0,82average km2019
Schools within 3 km5,74average2019
RegionalValueUnitYear
Region codePV21code2020
Region nameFrieslandname2020
Region typeProvincietype2020
Population density195number per km22020
Passenger cars per surface98average per km²2019
Surface total574.879hectares2020
Surface land333.562hectares2020
Surface water241.316hectares2020
Zipcode most occuringno datapostal codeno data
Measure of urbanity4indicator 1-52020
Address density719average per km22020
TransportValueUnitYear
Passenger cars total330.190number2019
Passenger cars petrol242.195number2019
Passenger cars other fuel88.015number2019
Passenger cars per household1,14average2019
Motorcycles30.855number2019

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Open data sources used

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