This page presents historical data on Holland, mainly external links.


External links:

Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek (Statistics Netherlands)

Dutch National Accounts 1800-1913
Presents data on Dutch GDP and its composition by production and expenditure for the period 1800-1913.

Groningen Growth and Development Centre (Data Series)
Very informative data site presenting Dutch historical statistics, but also international data.

Historical Sample of the Netherlands

Penn World Tables
Presents data on population, GDP, GDP per capita, price levels, investment shares, consumption shares and savings for 168 countries, including Holland, covering the period 1950-2000. No data is presented for the period before 1950.

The United Provinces, 1579-1806

World Population, GDP and Per Capita GDP, 1-2003 AD (Angus Maddison)
Contains economic data on population, GDP and GDP per capita for a number of countries from 1 to 2003 AD, including Holland within present borders.



Smits, J-P, Edwin Horlings, E., and Zanden, J. L., 2000: Dutch GDP and its Components 1800-1913, GGDC Research Monograph No. 5. Online at: http://www.ggdc.net/PUB/dutchgnp.pdf (051010).