Businesses in Amsterdam


Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 18.5%
 Shopping: 18.3%
 Restaurants: 11.2%
 Industry: 7.1%
 Education: 5.7%
 Food: 5.5%
 Hotels & Travel: 5.2%
 Other: 28.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons1,44714.4 years4.31.8
Loan companies1,57765.7 years3.82.0
General contractors1,4013.91.8
Other construction1,8564.22.3
Real estate2,71633.6 years4.23.4
Construction of buildings1,31522.7 years4.51.6
Health and medical3,56519.5 years4.14.5
Advertising and marketing1,89229 years4.42.4
Corporate management2,48724.2 years4.23.1
Lawyers legal1,6904.22.1
Specialized design1,80323.8 years4.52.3
Bars, pubs and taverns1,94430.7 years4.22.4
Cafes2,18023.5 years4.32.7
Clothing stores1,79419.5 years4.12.2
Electronics stores1,94731.3 years4.12.4
Office supplies and stationery stores3,99237 years4.25.0
Area of Amsterdam, North Holland219.3 km²
Male Population392,675 (49.2%)
Female Population405,255 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +36.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +9.4%
Median Age36.3
Male Median Age36.6
Female Median Age36.1
Area Codes20
NeighborhoodsAmsterdam Nieuw-West, Amsterdam-Centrum, Amsterdam-Noord, Amsterdam-Oost, Amsterdam-West, Amsterdam-Zuid, Amsterdam-Zuidoost, Oud-Zuid, Westpoort
Local TimeThursday 3:46 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Weather19.7°C clear sky
Lat & Lng52.37403° / 4.88969°
Postal Codes10111012101310141015More

Amsterdam, North Holland - Map

Amsterdam, North Holland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,668 / km²3,048 / km²3,324 / km²3,638 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Amsterdam Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 9.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Amsterdam, North Holland+36.3%+19.3%+9.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Amsterdam, North Holland Median Age

Median Age: 36.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Amsterdam, North Holland36.3 years36.1 years36.6 years
Noord-Holland40.4 years40.9 years39.9 years
Netherlands41 years41.7 years40.2 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Amsterdam, North Holland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 525,19624,15549,352
85 Plus3,3908,88312,273
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Amsterdam, North Holland Population Density

Population Density: 3,638 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Amsterdam, North Holland797,928219.3 km²3,638 / km²
Noord-Holland2.8 million4,094.3 km²671.9 / km²
Netherlands16.9 million41,398.3 km²408.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Amsterdam, North Holland Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1700 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Amsterdam
 Amsterdam-Centrum: 19%
 Oud-Zuid: 11.2%
 Amsterdam-Oost: 11.1%
 Amsterdam-West: 10%
 Amsterdam Nieuw-West: 8%
 Amsterdam-Noord: 6.6%
 Amsterdam-Zuid: 6.5%
 Amsterdam-Zuidoost: 5.3%
 Other: 22.1%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Amsterdam
 Area Code 20: 67%
 Area Code 6: 27.9%
 Other: 5.2%

Business distribution by price for Amsterdam, North Holland

 Moderate: 40.3%
 Inexpensive: 33.2%
 Expensive: 15%
 Very Expensive: 11.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Amsterdam, North Holland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Amsterdam, North Holland7,961,883 t9.98 t36,302 t/km²
Noord-Holland23,619,213 t8.59 t5,768 t/km²
Netherlands167,743,567 t9.91 t4,051 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Amsterdam, North Holland CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)7,961,883 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita9.98 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)36,302 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
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Amsterdam, North Holland

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