Netherlands: number of acquired Dutch citizenships, by the former nationality 2016

Number of acquired Dutch citizenships in the Netherlands in 2016, by the former nationality

by Brigitte van de Pas, last edited Nov 19, 2018
Netherlands: number of acquired Dutch citizenships, by the former nationality 2016 This statistic displays the total number of acquired Dutch citizenships in the Netherlands in 2016, by the former nationality. It shows that in 2016 roughly 28,500 people received their Dutch passport. The single largest group of new Dutch citizens came originally from Morocco (3,364 people), followed by Turkey (2,764 people) and the former Soviet Union (1,060 people).
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Number of acquired Dutch citizenships in the Netherlands in 2016, by the former nationality

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Former nationality
Total28,534
Moroccan3,364
Turkish2,764
Former Soviet Union1,060
Iraqi922
British636
Surinamese601
Indian574
Former Yugoslavia556
Ghanaian507
Chinese499
Afghan477
Iranian449
Somali440
Thai414
Russian403
Other14,868
Former nationality
Total28,534
Moroccan3,364
Turkish2,764
Former Soviet Union1,060
Iraqi922
British636
Surinamese601
Indian574
Former Yugoslavia556
Ghanaian507
Chinese499
Afghan477
Iranian449
Somali440
Thai414
Russian403
Other14,868
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by Brigitte van de Pas, last edited Nov 19, 2018
This statistic displays the total number of acquired Dutch citizenships in the Netherlands in 2016, by the former nationality. It shows that in 2016 roughly 28,500 people received their Dutch passport. The single largest group of new Dutch citizens came originally from Morocco (3,364 people), followed by Turkey (2,764 people) and the former Soviet Union (1,060 people).
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