Nederland (Dutch)Timeline: Scotland says "Yes"
OTL equivalent: Netherlands
I will uphold
Location of the European Netherlands (dark green)
– in Europe (green & dark grey)– in the European Union (green)
(and largest city)
|Ethnic groups (2015)||78.3% Dutch
5.9% other EU 2.3% Turks 2.2% Moroccans 2.1% Indo 2.0% Surinamese 0.8% Caribbean6.4% others
|Sovereign State||Kingdom of the Netherlands|
|Government||Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy|
|-||Prime Minister||Mark Rutte|
|-||Total|| 41,543 km2
16,040 sq mi
US dollar (USD) (CaribbeanNetherlands only)
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|-||Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Drives on the||Right|
This article is about the constituent country; for the sovereign state and constitutional monarch, see Kingdom of the Netherlands.
The Netherlands (Dutch: Nederland) is the main constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is a small, densely populated country located in Western Europe with three island territories in the Caribbean. The European part borders Germany to the east, Flanders to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest.