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Netherlands

Representative organization
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Brandweerzorg en Rampenbestrijding

Country area: 41,526 km2
Number of inhabitants: 16 million.
Capital city: Amsterdam
Number of inhabitants in Amsterdam: 800,000
Emergency number: 112
Number of fire fighters in The Netherlands:
4,000 career fire fighters 
29,000 volunteer fire fighters
Number of fire stations in The Netherlands: around 1000

(source: Pompiers d’Europe, 2008)

 

Current data: http://www.brandweernederland.nl/wie_zijn_we/who-are-we/