Information about the province of Limburg:

Information about the province of Limburg:

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

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Population numbers in the province of Limburg in the Netherlands for the years 1995 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 Limburg
Map of the province Limburg 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 Limburg with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: the municipality of Mook en Middelaar, 2: the municipality of Gennep, 3: the municipality of Bergen L, 4: the municipality of Venray, 5: the municipality of Horst aan de Maas ...Show more... Map of the province Limburg with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: the municipality of Mook en Middelaar, 2: the municipality of Gennep, 3: the municipality of Bergen L, 4: the municipality of Venray, 5: the municipality of Horst aan de Maas, 6: the municipality of Venlo, 7: the municipality of Peel en Maas, 8: the municipality of Nederweert, 9: the municipality of Beesel, 10: the municipality of Leudal, 11: the municipality of Weert, 12: the municipality of Roermond, 13: the municipality of Maasgouw, 14: the municipality of Roerdalen, 15: the municipality of Echt Susteren, 16: the municipality of Sittard Geleen, 17: the municipality of Stein, 18: the municipality of Brunssum, 19: the municipality of Beekdaelen, 20: the municipality of Beek, 21: the municipality of Landgraaf, 22: the municipality of Meerssen, 23: the municipality of Heerlen, 24: the municipality of Kerkrade, 25: the municipality of Voerendaal, 26: the municipality of Valkenburg aan de Geul, 27: the municipality of Maastricht, 28: the municipality of Simpelveld, 29: the municipality of Gulpen Wittem, 30: the municipality of Eijsden Margraten, 31: the municipality of Vaals ...Show less...

Average value of dwellings
The average of the house values in the province of Limburg 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 Limburg 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 531.082 dwellings in the province of Limburg
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 Limburg:

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 Limburg in the Netherlands

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The Province of Limburg, 2019, age groups.

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

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

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The Province of Limburg, 2019, 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 Limburg in the Netherlands. Select a category to display the related topics:

BusinessValueUnitYear
Businesses total87.050number2019
Businesses agricultural forestry fishing4.805number2019
Businesses industry energy13.125number2019
Businesses trade catering21.820number2019
Businesses traffic information communications6.035number2019
Businesses financial service real estate7.955number2019
Businesses business services20.260number2019
Businesses culture recreation other services13.060number2019
EnergyValueUnitYear
Average electricity usage total3.007average kWh2018
Average electricity usage appartment2.031average kWh2018
Average electricity usage terraced homes3.014average kWh2018
Average electricity usage corner homes3.130average kWh2018
Average electricity usage 2 under 1 roof homes3.331average kWh2018
Average electricity usage detached homes4.195average kWh2018
Average electricity usage rental homes2.314average kWh2018
Average electricity owner-occupied homes3.454average kWh2018
Average natural gas usage total1.452average m³2018
Average natural gas usage appartment888average m³2018
Average natural gas usage terraced homes1.344average m³2018
Average natural gas usage corner homes1.531average m³2018
Average natural gas usage 2 under 1 roof homes1.731average m³2018
Average natural gas usage detached homes2.344average m³2018
Average natural gas usage rental homes1.142average m³2018
Average natural gas owner-occupied homes1.665average m³2018
Percentage homes with district heating0%percentage2013
HouseholdsValueUnitYear
Households529.711number2019
Households 1 person200.960number2019
Households no children170.069number2019
Households with children158.682number2019
Households average size2,07average2019
HousesValueUnitYear
Number of houses531.082number2019
Average house value€199.967Euro2019
Percentage single-family houses73%percentage2019
Percentage multi-family houses 27%percentage2019
Percentage inhabited95%percentage2019
Percentage homes uninhabited5%percentage2019
Percentage homes private owned60%percentage2019
Percentage homes rented39%percentage2019
Percentage rental-housing by a corporation26%percentage2019
Percentage homes other rental13%percentage2019
Homes ownership unknown0%percentage2019
Percentage homes built before 200089%percentage2019
Percentage homes built since 200011%percentage2019
IncomeValueUnitYear
Number of income receivers907.100number2018
Average income per income receipient€29.652Euro2018
Average income per inhabitant€24.824Euro2018
40 percentile persons with lowest income42%percentage2018
20 percentile persons with highest income16%percentage2018
Active persons 15-75 year57,33 %percentage2018
40 percentile households with lowest income42,12 %percentage2018
20 percentile households with highest income16,58 %percentage2018
Percentage households with a low income7,82 %percentage2018
Percentage households at social minimum7,08 %percentage2018
Persons with social security welfare27.610number2019
Persons with social security for incapacity for work65.600number2019
Persons with social security for unemployed15.960number2019
Persons with social security for elderly236.970number2017
MigrationValueUnitYear
Native Dutch869.728number2019
Western total165.942number2019
Not western total80.467number2019
Marcocco16.915number2019
Dutch Antilles4.655number2019
Surinam3.218number2019
Turkey12.261number2019
Other not western43.418number2019
PopulationValueUnitYear
Inhabitants1.117.164number2020
Men554.602number2019
Women561.535number2019
Ages 0 - 15144.973number2019
Ages 15 - 25128.817number2019
Ages 25 - 45242.315number2019
Ages 45 - 65338.853number2019
Ages 65 and up261.179number2019
Not married484.174number2019
Married465.512number2019
Divorced95.732number2019
Widowed70.719number2019
Births8.663number2018
Births relative8number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Mortality11.854number2018
Mortality relative11number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime total theft house and barn5number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime vandalism4number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime violance and sexual abuse5number per 1000 inhabitants2018
ProximityValueUnitYear
Distance to general practicioner0,95average km2019
Distance to big supermarket0,94average km2019
Distance to child care0,70average km2019
Distance to school0,73average km2017
Schools within 3 km6,17average2017
RegionalValueUnitYear
Region codePV31code2019
Region nameLimburgname2019
Region typeProvincietype2019
Population density520number per km22019
Passenger cars per surface274average per km²2019
Surface total220.986hectares2019
Surface land214.662hectares2019
Surface water6.324hectares2019
Zipcode most occuringno datapostal codeno data
Measure of urbanity4indicator 1-52019
Address density840average per km22019
TransportValueUnitYear
Passenger cars total588.460number2019
Passenger cars petrol505.780number2019
Passenger cars other fuel82.680number2019
Passenger cars per household1,10average2019
Motorcycles47.205number2019

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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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