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Netherlands

Netherlands Road Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Cars > Hybrid vehicles 23,850 2012 5th out of 6
Cars > Hybrid vehicles per million people 1,422.38 2012 2nd out of 6
Expressway length 2,631 km 2014 15th out of 59
Length of motorways per capita 59.4 mm 2014 3rd out of 93
Motor vehicles per 1000 people 528 2014 31st out of 191
Motorway density 54.76 m of motorway per square km 2014 2nd out of 25
Motorway length 2,274 km 2014 11th out of 25
Motorway length per capita 139.01 mm 2014 15th out of 25
Public road per capita 7.18 m 2014 21st out of 28
Radar detector legality Illegal 2001
Road density 2,828 m of road per square km 2014 3rd out of 28
Traffic laws > Fire extinguisher required Recommended 2014
Traffic laws > First aid required Recommended 2014
Traffic laws > Minimum driver's age 18 2014 7th out of 38
Traffic laws > Minimum passenger age for front seat 12 front seat 2014 5th out of 30

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Hybrid electric vehicle (Top national markets for hybrid electric vehicles between 2007 and); Wikipedia: Hybrid electric vehicle (Top national markets for hybrid electric vehicles between 2007 and). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: List of countries by road network size; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2085.html, Roadways.; Wikipedia: List of countries by vehicles per capita; Wikipedia: List of OECD countries by road network size (Motorway network) ("Selected year 2006 road traffic data" . OECD International Traffic Safety Data and Analysis Group (IRTAD).); Wikipedia: Radar detector (Legality) ("Radar Speed Trap Warning Apparatus (Licence)" . Hansard . 1967-03-02 . Retrieved 2010-04-25 . "a pocket-sized instrument is being produced by Marchant House Limited of New Street, Oadby, Leicester, to be used in motor vehicles to give instant warning of a police radar speed trap ... Anyone wishing to use this type of apparatus would require a licence under the Wireless Telegraphy Act, 1949. The firm in question has recently been informed that I am not prepared to issue a licence for such purposes"); Wikipedia: Comparison of European traffic laws (General)

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