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2009 Country statistical profile: Netherlands 2009

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Country statistical profiles: Key tables from OECD - ISSN 2075-2288 - © OECD 2009

 Country statistical profile: Netherlands 2009
 
 
 
Unit
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
 
Gross domestic product
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Bln USD curr. PPPs
467.7
 
494.1
 
515.8
 
514.5
 
540.7
 
572.9
 
606.7
 
642.4
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
29 371
 
30 796
 
31 943
 
31 716
 
33 221
 
35 111
 
37 130
 
39 225
 
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
30 005
 
31 028
 
32 236
 
32 077
 
34 111
 
35 280
 
38 305
 
40 278
 
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
3.9
 
1.9
 
0.1
 
0.3
 
2.2
 
2.0
 
3.4
 
3.5
 
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
6.9
 
9.7
 
8.7
 
7.6
 
7.4
 
6.3
 
6.4
 
..
 
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
21.9
 
21.1
 
20.0
 
19.5
 
18.8
 
18.9
 
19.7
 
20.0
 
 
GDP per hour worked
Annual growth %
2.3
 
-0.1
 
1.3
 
-0.3
 
3.2
 
0.6
 
0.3
 
0.9
 
 
GDP deflator
Annual growth %
4.1
 
5.1
 
3.8
 
2.2
 
0.7
 
2.4
 
1.7
 
1.5
 
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
2.1
 
-4.5
 
-1.5
 
4.1
 
5.8
 
-0.5
 
-2.0
 
1.7
 
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
4.9
 
1.2
 
-0.0
 
-2.3
 
2.7
 
0.9
 
1.9
 
3.0
 
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
3.7
 
2.3
 
0.3
 
1.3
 
2.2
 
2.6
 
4.1
 
3.8
 
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
2.0
 
-0.3
 
-2.1
 
-3.2
 
-1.8
 
-0.3
 
0.6
 
0.3
 
 
General government debt
% of GDP
63.9
 
59.4
 
60.3
 
61.4
 
61.9
 
60.5
 
54.2
 
51.7
 
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
5.0
 
5.2
 
5.5
 
 |
5.8
 
5.8
 
6.0
 
7.6
 
..
 
 
Total expenditure on health
% of GDP
7.6
 
7.9
 
8.5
 
 |
8.9
 
9.1
 
9.2
 
9.3
 
..
 
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
19.8
 
19.7
 
20.5
 
21.2
 
21.1
 
20.9
 
..
 
..
 
 
Public pension expenditures
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
5.4
 
..
 
 
Private pension expenditures
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
3.6
 
3.6
 
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.84
 
0.82
 
0.81
 
0.80
 
0.73
 
0.82
 
0.81
 
0.81
 
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
39.7
 
38.2
 
37.5
 
36.9
 
37.3
 
38.8
 
39.3
 
38.0
 
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
10.0
 
10.1
 
10.2
 
9.4
 
9.2
 
10.8
 
10.7
 
11.1
 
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
11.5
 
11.8
 
11.6
 
11.7
 
11.9
 
12.3
 
12.0
 
11.4
 
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
39.7
 
37.2
 
37.4
 
37.1
 
38.8
 
38.7
 
44.4
 
44.0
 
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trade in goods and services
% of GDP
67.3
 
64.4
 
60.9
 
59.9
 
62.7
 
65.4
 
69.0
 
70.6
 
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
5.4
 
5.6
 
11.9
 
18.3
 
32.8
 
36.9
 
38.8
 
55.5
 
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
174.7
 
169.9
 
163.4
 
209.0
 
257.7
 
283.2
 
331.5
 
421.3
 
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
180.1
 
175.5
 
175.3
 
227.3
 
290.5
 
320.1
 
370.3
 
476.8
 
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-2.1
 
-2.5
 
-1.0
 
-0.7
 
4.3
 
6.8
 
9.4
 
12.1
 
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
51.4
 
53.8
 
57.0
 
63.9
 
69.5
 
73.3
 
75.3
 
84.2
 
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
49.3
 
51.3
 
56.0
 
63.2
 
73.7
 
80.1
 
84.7
 
96.4
 
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
1.9
 
2.4
 
2.5
 
5.5
 
7.5
 
7.3
 
9.3
 
7.7
 
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
305 459
 
..
 
..
 
523 207
 
587 252
 
613 484
 
718 828
 
..
 
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
243 730
 
..
 
..
 
426 611
 
477 218
 
451 078
 
502 226
 
..
 
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
63 866
 
51 937
 
25 060
 
21 063
 
4 602
 
47 666
 
7 985
 
99 457
 
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
75 649
 
50 602
 
32 046
 
44 076
 
29 181
 
135 723
 
47 121
 
31 169
 
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Consumer Price Indices (CPI): all items
2000 = 100
100.0
 
104.2
 
107.6
 
109.9
 
111.2
 
113.1
 
114.4
 
116.3
 
 
Consumer Price Indices (CPI): food
2000 = 100
100.0
 
107.0
 
110.5
 
111.7
 
107.8
 
106.5
 
108.2
 
109.4
 
 
Consumer Price Indices (CPI): energy
2000 = 100
100.0
 
107.0
 
109.5
 
114.5
 
120.8
 
135.2
 
145.4
 
150.8
 
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
2000 = 100
100.0
 
101.0
 
99.8
 
100.5
 
104.7
 
111.2
 
116.5
 
121.2
 
 
Long-term interest rates
%
5.41
 
4.96
 
4.89
 
4.12
 
4.10
 
3.37
 
3.78
 
4.29
 
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
ISK per USD
0.89
 
0.91
 
0.90
 
0.93
 
0.91
 
0.90
 
0.89
 
0.88
 
 
Exchange rates
ISK per USD
1.09
 
1.12
 
1.06
 
0.89
 
0.81
 
0.80
 
0.80
 
0.73
 
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
88
 
91
 
94
 
107
 
110
 
109
 
110
 
115
 
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
76.4
 
78.5
 
79.1
 
81.4
 
82.7
 
82.4
 
80.1
 
83.2
 
 
Total primary energy supply per capita
Toe per capita
4.80
 
4.89
 
4.90
 
5.02
 
5.08
 
5.05
 
4.90
 
5.06
 
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.16
 
0.16
 
0.17
 
0.17
 
0.17
 
0.17
 
0.16
 
0.16
 
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
2.4
 
2.5
 
2.7
 
2.6
 
2.9
 
3.5
 
3.7
 
3.6
 
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
27.59
 
23.48
 
23.99
 
27.67
 
35.02
 
50.00
 
61.47
 
68.74
 
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
19.7
 
19.9
 
19.1
 
20.0
 
21.4
 
22.1
 
..
 
..
 
 
ICT-related occupations: total employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
23.4
 
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
..
 
..
 
58.0
 
60.5
 
..
 
78.3
 
80.3
 
82.9
 
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
8 915
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10 325
 
..
 
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
404
 
404
 
467
 
391
 
379
 
413
 
469
 
..
 
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
92
 
92
 
92
 
..
 
52
 
68
 
42
 
..
 
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
9 770
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10 170
 
..
 
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
625
 
..
 
 
CO2 emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
173
 
179
 
179
 
184
 
185
 
183
 
178
 
..
 
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
University level: graduation rates in peer age group
%
35
 
35
 
37
 
38
 
40
 
42
 
43
 
..
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
23.4
 
23.2
 
25.0
 
27.5
 
29.5
 
30.1
 
30.2
 
..
 
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
66.5
 
66.8
 
66.7
 
64.9
 
63.2
 
61.9
 
63.9
 
65.4
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
81.0
 
81.6
 
81.2
 
81.1
 
80.6
 
80.9
 
82.0
 
83.6
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
37.6
 
39.2
 
42.7
 
42.9
 
44.2
 
44.9
 
46.9
 
50.1
 
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
32.1
 
33.0
 
33.9
 
34.6
 
35.0
 
35.7
 
35.5
 
36.1
 
 
Self-employment rate: total civilian employment
%
11.2
 
11.6
 
11.7
 
11.4
 
12.1
 
12.4
 
12.4
 
12.4
 
 
Self-employment rate, men: male civilian employment
%
12.6
 
12.9
 
13.4
 
13.6
 
14.1
 
14.6
 
14.6
 
14.6
 
 
Self-employment rate, women: female civilian employment
%
9.4
 
9.8
 
9.5
 
8.6
 
9.6
 
9.7
 
9.7
 
9.7
 
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total civilian labour force
%
2.8
 
2.2
 
2.8
 
3.7
 
4.6
 
4.7
 
3.9
 
3.2
 
 
Unemployment rate, men: male civilian labour force
%
2.2
 
1.8
 
2.5
 
3.5
 
4.4
 
4.4
 
3.5
 
2.8
 
 
Unemployment rate, women: female civilian labour force
%
3.6
 
2.9
 
3.1
 
3.9
 
4.9
 
5.0
 
4.4
 
3.7
 
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
..
 
..
 
26.7
 
29.2
 
32.5
 
40.1
 
45.2
 
41.7
 
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per hour, total economy
USD
24.5
 
25.4
 
26.8
 
26.9
 
28.5
 
29.3
 
30.3
 
31.5
 
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 372
 
1 372
 
1 348
 
1 363
 
1 362
 
1 375
 
1 391
 
1 392
 
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
% of GDP
1.82
 
1.80
 
1.72
 
1.76
 
1.78
 
1.74
 
1.73
 
1.73
 
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
5.2
 
5.5
 
4.6
 
 |
4.5
 
5.1
 
4.9
 
5.6
 
5.2
 
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
15 926
 
16 046
 
16 149
 
16 225
 
16 282
 
16 320
 
16 346
 
16 382
 
 
Population growth rates
%
0.7
 
0.8
 
0.6
 
0.5
 
0.3
 
0.2
 
0.2
 
0.2
 
 
Total fertility rates
Children
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
..
 
 
Ratio of population aged 65 and over to total
%
13.6
 
13.6
 
13.7
 
13.8
 
13.9
 
14.2
 
14.4
 
14.6
 
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net migration rate
Per '000 inhabitants
4.5
 
4.3
 
3.4
 
2.2
 
1.2
 
0.6
 
0.6
 
1.6
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
10.1
 
10.4
 
10.6
 
10.7
 
10.6
 
10.6
 
10.6
 
..
 
 
Foreign population
% of population
4.2
 
4.3
 
4.3
 
4.3
 
4.3
 
4.2
 
4.2
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
1.8
 
..
 
..
 
2.8
 
3.6
 
3.6
 
3.3
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
5.4
 
..
 
..
 
9.1
 
10.3
 
11.9
 
10.4
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
3.0
 
..
 
..
 
3.2
 
4.3
 
4.5
 
4.3
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
7.6
 
..
 
..
 
8.6
 
10.6
 
9.5
 
11.0
 
..
 
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
78.0
 
78.3
 
78.4
 
78.6
 
79.2
 
79.4
 
79.8
 
..
 
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
75.5
 
75.8
 
76.0
 
76.2
 
76.9
 
77.2
 
77.6
 
..
 
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
80.5
 
80.7
 
80.7
 
80.9
 
81.4
 
81.6
 
81.9
 
..
 
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
5.1
 
5.4
 
5.0
 
4.8
 
4.4
 
4.9
 
4.4
 
..
 
 
Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
7.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Household expenditure on recreation and culture
% of GDP
5.5
 
5.4
 
5.3
 
5.1
 
5.0
 
4.8
 
4.8
 
4.8
 
 
Number of tourists
'000
7 738
 
7 445
 
7 433
 
6 930
 
7 601
 
8 081
 
8 567
 
8 713
 
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
73
 
67
 
66
 
67
 
54
 
50
 
50
 
48
 
Note:  Last updated 6 April 2009
Source: For explanatory notes, see OECD Factbook 2009 (www.SourceOECD.org/factbook)
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