Information about the province of Groningen:

Information about the province of Groningen:

View the information on over 100 topics about the province of Groningen 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 Groningen 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 Groningen in the Netherlands

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Population numbers in the province of Groningen 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 Groningen
Map of the province Groningen 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 Groningen with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Het Hogeland, 2: Loppersum, 3: Delfzijl, 4: Appingedam, 5: Groningen ...Show more... Map of the province Groningen with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Het Hogeland, 2: Loppersum, 3: Delfzijl, 4: Appingedam, 5: Groningen, 6: Westerkwartier, 7: Midden Groningen, 8: Oldambt, 9: Veendam, 10: Pekela, 11: Westerwolde, 12: Stadskanaal ...Show less...

Average value of dwellings
The average of the house values in the province of Groningen 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 Groningen 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 279.662 dwellings in the province of Groningen
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 Groningen:

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 Groningen in the Netherlands

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The Province of Groningen, 2020, age groups.

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

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

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The Province of Groningen, 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 Groningen in the Netherlands. Select a category to display the related topics:

BusinessValueUnitYear
Businesses total46.090number2019
Businesses agricultural forestry fishing3.350number2019
Businesses industry energy6.670number2019
Businesses trade catering9.930number2019
Businesses traffic information communications4.185number2019
Businesses financial service real estate3.700number2019
Businesses business services11.085number2019
Businesses culture recreation other services7.165number2019
EnergyValueUnitYear
Average electricity usage total2.498average kWh2019
Average electricity usage appartment1.795average kWh2019
Average electricity usage terraced homes2.467average kWh2019
Average electricity usage corner homes2.585average kWh2019
Average electricity usage 2 under 1 roof homes2.851average kWh2019
Average electricity usage detached homes3.444average kWh2019
Average electricity usage rental homes2.053average kWh2019
Average electricity owner-occupied homes2.853average kWh2019
Average natural gas usage total1.387average m³2019
Average natural gas usage appartment915average m³2019
Average natural gas usage terraced homes1.304average m³2019
Average natural gas usage corner homes1.469average m³2019
Average natural gas usage 2 under 1 roof homes1.543average m³2019
Average natural gas usage detached homes2.071average m³2019
Average natural gas usage rental homes1.174average m³2019
Average natural gas owner-occupied homes1.562average m³2019
Percentage homes with district heating0%percentage2014
HouseholdsValueUnitYear
Households295.469number2020
Households 1 person134.986number2020
Households no children82.763number2020
Households with children77.720number2020
Households average size1,97average2020
HousesValueUnitYear
Number of houses279.662number2019
Average house value€155.288Euro2019
Percentage single-family houses66%percentage2019
Percentage multi-family houses 34%percentage2019
Percentage inhabited96%percentage2019
Percentage homes uninhabited4%percentage2019
Percentage homes private owned55%percentage2019
Percentage homes rented44%percentage2019
Percentage rental-housing by a corporation30%percentage2019
Percentage homes other rental15%percentage2019
Homes ownership unknown0%percentage2019
Percentage homes built before 200086%percentage2019
Percentage homes built since 200014%percentage2019
IncomeValueUnitYear
Number of income receivers441.300number2018
Average income per income receipient€27.441Euro2018
Average income per inhabitant€22.391Euro2018
40 percentile persons with lowest income46%percentage2018
20 percentile persons with highest income15%percentage2018
Active persons 15-75 year54,88 %percentage2018
40 percentile households with lowest income51,50 %percentage2018
20 percentile households with highest income12,28 %percentage2018
Percentage households with a low income11,21 %percentage2018
Percentage households at social minimum9,70 %percentage2018
Persons with social security welfare21.140number2019
Persons with social security for incapacity for work28.650number2019
Persons with social security for unemployed8.080number2019
Persons with social security for elderly105.600number2019
MigrationValueUnitYear
Native Dutch489.118number2020
Western total49.254number2020
Not western total47.494number2020
Marcocco1.853number2020
Dutch Antilles6.108number2020
Surinam6.232number2020
Turkey5.015number2020
Other not western28.286number2020
PopulationValueUnitYear
Inhabitants585.866number2020
Men292.444number2020
Women293.422number2020
Ages 0 - 1581.390number2020
Ages 15 - 2589.326number2020
Ages 25 - 45140.774number2020
Ages 45 - 65157.641number2020
Ages 65 and up116.735number2020
Not married304.390number2020
Married206.067number2020
Divorced44.934number2020
Widowed30.475number2020
Births5.042number2019
Births relative9number per 1000 inhabitants2019
Mortality5.500number2019
Mortality relative9number per 1000 inhabitants2019
Crime total theft house and barn3number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime vandalism5number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime violance and sexual abuse6number per 1000 inhabitants2018
ProximityValueUnitYear
Distance to general practicioner1,23average km2019
Distance to big supermarket1,10average km2019
Distance to child care0,76average km2019
Distance to school0,82average km2019
Schools within 3 km6,72average2019
RegionalValueUnitYear
Region codePV20code2020
Region nameGroningenname2020
Region typeProvincietype2020
Population density252number per km22020
Passenger cars per surface120average per km²2019
Surface total295.968hectares2020
Surface land232.394hectares2020
Surface water63.575hectares2020
Zipcode most occuringno datapostal codeno data
Measure of urbanity4indicator 1-52020
Address density784average per km22020
TransportValueUnitYear
Passenger cars total279.580number2019
Passenger cars petrol215.435number2019
Passenger cars other fuel64.145number2019
Passenger cars per household0,96average2019
Motorcycles25.695number2019

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Open data sources used

Data is used from multiple Dutch open data providers. See this description of the sources with the definitions of all regional topics.

Sources & definitions
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