Netherland Basic Facts  

 
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Population 2008 ..............................................16,645,313

GDP 2007 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$ billions)................ 645
Unemployment.....................................................................4.6%

Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... .6
Labor force (%) ....... .9

Total Area...................................................................16,0333 sq. mi.
Urban population (% of total population) ............................... 89
Life expectancy at birth (years).....................................................78
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................ 5
Access to safe water (% of population) ..................................... 99
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) ............................................-