The netherlands is the thirty-first most densely populated country in the world the 17,000,000 dutch men, women and children are concentrated on an area of 41,526 km² this means that the country has a population density of 409 per km², or over 502 per km² if only the land area, 33,883 km², is counted if only the land. A list of the 10 least densely populated nations, territories, and islands on the planet the most isolated areas with fewest number people per square km. The netherlands is quite small the surface area is only 41,528 square kilometres the greatest distance from north to south is 300 kilometres, and from west to east 200 kilometres the netherlands is one of the most densely populated countries in the world it has a population of sixteen and a half million and an average of. In the dutch welfare state labor and space are by far the “hottest issues” the netherlands is densely populated, space is scarce, and, as in probably all countries, education, health, social security, and environmental policies aim at making the life of the citizenry as long and as pleasant as possible to a large extent people. Did you know that only bangladesh, south korea and taiwan have a higher population density than the netherlands the netherlands is a very densely. 4 days ago the netherlands is bounded by the north sea to the north and west, germany to the east, and belgium to the south if the netherlands were to lose the protection of its dunes and dikes, the most densely populated part of the country would be inundated (largely by the sea but also in part by the rivers.
It is one of the world's most densely populated nations as in many european countries, over-65s make up an increasing percentage of that population, leading to greater demands on the welfare system after two decades of strong growth and low unemployment, the economy ran into more troubled waters. In the north of the country in friesland, a frisian dialect is spoken and taught at school people from the muslim population speak often turkish or arabic population: 16,318,199 (july 2004 est) density of population: the netherlands is he most densely populated country in the world, 477 people per sqkm of the land (393. The netherlands is one of the most densely populated regions on earth although the netherlands has a population of almost 17 million, its metropolitan area, called 'randstad', consisting of the cities amsterdam, rotterdam, utrecht let us now zoom in to the netherlands and surrounding countries.
The netherlands is a small, densely populated country located in western europe, with three island territories in the caribbean the netherlands is geographically a very low and flat country, with about 26% of its area and 21% of its population located below sea level, and only about 50% of its land exceeding one metre. In 2012, the uk was placed fourth on the list of countries in the european union, behind malta, the netherlands and belgium the european average for the eu 28 countries was 1163 so both the uk, and england on its own, are among the most densely populated countries in europe, but not the most. The netherlands is a quite small country with a population of 165 million people it is one of the most densely populated countries in the world it.
Welcome to the netherlands the netherlands is a country well known for things such as windmills and wooden shoes but there is so much more to europe's most densely populated country than just cheese and bikes strong and resilient the dutch history is steeped in the maritime world the dutch conquered land from. But it's not true with 426 people per km², as of 2016, england is densely populated when compared to most other european countries but it's not as densely populated as the netherlands, where there were 505 people per km², or a much poorer country such as bangladesh, where there were 1,252 per km². Abstract the expected effects of climate change and economic and population growth have motivated the netherlands government to reformulate its policies on flood protection and water management flood protection and drainage are needed to make this low-lying country habitable and suitable for agriculture and. The netherlands has the highest population density in europe: not counting countries just a few kilometres long (such as monaco), the netherlands is the most densely populated country with around 17 million people in 41,500 square kilometres the world bank estimates the netherlands' population density at around 500.
Much of the action in the netherlands is concentrated in its top 10 most populous cities from the metropolises of the randstad (a densely populated arc of cities in the western netherlands) to the industrial cities of the south - as well as outliers to the north and east - find out what the country's top 10 cities. The world's most densely populated countries britain's population may soon rise from 61 million to 70 million, with most of the growth in london and the south east 7:13am bst 23 oct 2009 population people per sq km bangladesh 1560 m 1083 taiwan 230m 639 south korea 485m 487 netherlands 167m 402. Prof alasdair rae has crunched data to locate the densest square kilometre in every european country – here are the top 15 britain's most densely populated square kilometre is in west london it has just over 20,000 people living there – roughly a 8: amsterdam, netherlands most densely populated. The netherlands is a densely populated country, and the randstad is the most densely populated part of it almost half of the entire population lives in north holland south holland, utrecht and flevoland, even though these provinces only comprise one quarter of the country's surface area the randstad's.
The problem is just that most people living in amsterdam, the hague and rotterdam and thereabout, think that the country stops at the border of their city for that reason a dutch poet (jc bloem) once wrote: 'and then what's nature in this c.
Here's a question for you: leaving aside very small countries such as monaco and luxembourg, what is the most densely populated nation in europe the conventional answer is the netherlands with 505 people per square kilometre, followed by england on 426 and yet according to alasdair rae, the. The town is revered by the dutch as the most beautiful village in the country drenthe: drenthe is primarily an agricultural region and has been sparsely populated since medieval times the towns of assen (the province capital) and emmen do have some industry, but the province is mainly used for farming purposes. Ahead of world population day 2015, we map the most and least densely populated countries, and offer advice on how to visit the latter this sovereign state, with dutch as the official language, is squeezed inbetween french guiana, guyana and brazil although the country is mostly rainforest – there.