The data displays the degree of urbanization in the Netherlands from 2007 to 2017 and details the percentage of the entire population, living in urban areas. In 2017, 91.52% of the total population of the Netherlands lived in cities.
Population of the Netherlands The Netherlands is a developed country with a high standard of living. Owing to a fairly steady fertility rate, the total population of the Netherlands has only slightly increased over the past decade. A look at the population growth in the Netherlands shows that growth has been less than 1% at some points, and has even decreased to less than 0.