Thematic collection: Dutch censuses 1795-1971 Thematische collectie: Volkstellingen 1795-1971


In 1999, to celebrate the jubilee of 100 years of the Statistics Netherlands, the publications with the results of all Dutch censuses of 1795, 1830, 1840, 1849, 1859, 1869, 1879, 1889, 1899, 1909, 1919, 1920, 1930, 1947, 1956, 1960 and 1971 have been scanned. In addition, the census data of the jubilee year 1899 have been entered in a database.

The data served for a creation of two sets of CD's published by the Statistics Netherlands:

Set 1: Data en publicatie volkstelling 1899. Two cd-rom's. ISBN 90.6861.176.3 (see

Set 2: Publicaties volkstellingen 1795-1971. Five cd-rom's, ISBN 90.6861.177.1 (see

Metadata Access
Creator Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek (CBS); NIWI-KNAW
Publisher Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
Contributor Doorn (research initiator), P.K.
Publication Year 2009
Rights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess; DANS License
OpenAccess true
Language Dutch; Flemish
Resource Type Dataset
Discipline History
Spatial Coverage Netherlands