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Emigration to the Netherlands reaches its highest value in 2021
Inês Vidigal
According to data from the Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek, 3,406 Portuguese entered the Netherlands in 2021. This Dutch agency accounted for a total of 226,648 foreigners entering the country, with the Portuguese accounting for 1.5% of this total. +

After a decrease in the number of Portuguese entries in the Netherlands in 2020, in 2021 there is a sharp increase (+76.2%), reaching the highest value of entries in the series. Throughout the time series under analysis (2000-2020), Portuguese emigration to the Netherlands had a minimum value in 2005, with 830 entries, and a very strong growth between that year and 2008. A slight decrease between 2013 and 2015 was replaced by continuous growth in the following years, with the maximum value of the series to be recorded in 2021, with 3,406 entries. 





Cite as Vidigal, Inês (2022), “Emigration to the Netherlands reaches its highest value in 2021", Observatório da Emigração


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