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Regions in Netherlands

Netherlands is made up of 13 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Netherlands. Information on all primary administrative regions in Netherlands.

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Primary administrative regions in Netherlands

There are 13 regions in Netherlands in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Netherlands
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
North Holland Provincie Noord-Holland1.2,498,931Amsterdam Amsterdam741,636
Utrecht Provincie Utrecht2.1,170,622Utrecht Utrecht290,529
Groningen Provincie Groningen3.609,768Groningen Groningen181,194
North Holland Provincie Noord-Holland4.2,498,931Haarlem Haarlem147,590
Gelderland Provincie Gelderland5.2,080,675Arnhem Arnhem141,674
North Brabant Provincie Noord-Brabant6.2,331,709's-Hertogenbosch 's-Hertogenbosch134,520
Limburg Provincie Limburg7.1,091,697Maastricht Maastricht122,378
Overijssel Provincie Overijssel8.1,065,667Zwolle Zwolle111,805
Friesland Provincie Friesland9.649,777Leeuwarden Leeuwarden91,424
Flevoland Provincie Flevoland10.368,224Lelystad Lelystad70,741
Drenthe Provincie Drenthe11.463,663Assen Assen62,237
Zeeland Provincie Zeeland12.410,398Middelburg Middelburg46,485
South Holland Provincie Zuid-Holland13.3,581,452--