The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) allows social debates to be conducted on the basis of reliable statistical information.

The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS)
In a society where information is increasing explosively, the availability of reliable and integral data is crucial. As the statistical agency in the Netherlands, we provide insight into social issues with reliable statistical information and data. In this way, the CBS fosters the social debate, policy development and decision-making and thus contributes to prosperity, well-being and democracy.