This table shows the answers to a survey question about which currency exchanges, or trading platforms, are used by consumers in the Netherlands for the trading of cryptocurrencies as of 2018, by age group. Approximately 29 percent of the respondents aged 18 to 34 years old indicated they used Coinbase for these means. LiteBit, an exchange from the Netherlands, was used the most by respondents aged 35 to 49 years old. Bitcoin is a so-called cryptocurrency, a digital currency that uses blockchain technology as a means of security. Because of its design, it is difficult to get an insight in the full size of the Bitcoin market in individual countries. Because Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies reached the news often in 2017, approximately 60 percent of the households in the Netherlands who invest in cryptocurrencies started doing so in 2017. In the first three quarters of 2017, there were approximately 44,000 transactions in Bitcoin from the Netherlands on a trading platform called BTC Direct. In addition, Belgium and the Netherlands have several Bitcoin ATM installations.
Which exchanges do you use when buying, selling and trading cryptocurrencies?
Sample 1 = January 16, 2018 to January 22, 2018; Sample 2 = February 12, 2018 to February 14, 2018
Number of respondents
consumers who own cryptocurrencies; the source performed two seperate samples of the survey: n sample 1 = 7,342, n sample 2 = 5,042
Method of interview
This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Hoe ben je aan je cryptomunten gekomen? (gekocht, geruild (trading), gekregen, anders)" (in English: "How did you get your cryptocurrencies? (bought, traded/trading, received, other)")
The source does not provide any information regarding percentage points exceeding 100 percent or multiple answering options.
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Multiscope. (February 22, 2018). Which exchanges do you use when buying, selling and trading cryptocurrencies? [Graph]. In Statista. Retrieved May 26, 2022, from https://www.statista.com/statistics/819129/leading-cryptocurrency-exchanges-in-the-netherlands-by-age-group/
Multiscope. "Which exchanges do you use when buying, selling and trading cryptocurrencies?." Chart. February 22, 2018. Statista. Accessed May 26, 2022. https://www.statista.com/statistics/819129/leading-cryptocurrency-exchanges-in-the-netherlands-by-age-group/
Multiscope. (2018). Which exchanges do you use when buying, selling and trading cryptocurrencies?. Statista. Statista Inc.. Accessed: May 26, 2022. https://www.statista.com/statistics/819129/leading-cryptocurrency-exchanges-in-the-netherlands-by-age-group/
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