Amsterdam comes out top in survey

18th April 2008, Comments 2 comments

The survey uses 40 different categories to compare 50 largest Dutch cities.

18 April 2008

THE NETHERLANDS - Amsterdam is still the best place to live in the Netherlands, according to the 2008 Dutch Municipality Atlas.

Using more than 40 different categories, the Municipality Atlas compares the 50 largest Dutch cities. The categories include job opportunities, public safety and access to green spaces.

According to the Atlas, Utrecht and Haarlem are also among the most attractive places to live in the Netherlands. Bottom of the list was Heerlen.

The municipality survey found that Rotterdam had the highest number of people living on benefits and Maastricht has the best restaurants.


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2 Comments To This Article

  • Jake posted:

    on 22nd April 2008, 02:06:21 - Reply

    I didn't know there were 50 large cities in The Netherlands. What are the others in the survey????
  • P posted:

    on 18th April 2008, 12:34:31 - Reply

    so where do we read it then?