Economic Freedom 5 Years in Netherlands compared to Europe

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Spain -8.00%
Slovenia -5.89%
Cyprus -5.50%
Croatia -2.50%
Hungary -1.95%
Slovak Rep. -1.89%
Belgium -1.67%
Denmark -1.51%
Albania -1.15%
Montenegro -0.83%
Greece -0.72%
Portugal -0.66%
Ireland -0.20%
France 0.16%
Switzerland 0.43%
Malta 1.03%
Serbia 1.52%
Luxembourg 1.93%
Finland 2.33%
Austria 2.80%
UK 3.15%
Macedonia 3.26%
Netherlands 3.41%
Germany 3.95%
Ukraine 4.32%
Turkey 4.37%
Sweden 4.48%
Bulgaria 4.88%
Iceland 4.92%
Czech Rep. 4.92%
Bosnia & H. 5.10%
Lithuania 5.99%
Poland 6.33%
Italy 6.35%
Moldova 6.54%
Norway 7.52%
Estonia 8.00%
Romania 8.16%
Russia 13.06%
Latvia 14.65%
Belarus 19.57%
 

Netherlands: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse


Source: Calculated using figures from The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal


The Netherlands has good housing statistics. Statistics Netherlands has a monthly house price index. Statline Netherlands publishes quarterly average purchase price for all dwellings. The Netherlands Institute of Real Estate Brokers (NVM) has development house prices. General economics statistics are from Statistics Netherlands.