74% Of Dutch people are familiar with Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies
One of the most pro-crypto countries in the world is the Netherlands. Even back in 2017 more than 74% of Dutch people were familiar with cryptocurrencies. Currently the familiarity is likely much higher than 74% however, there aren’t official stats for 2018 yet.
According the a Dutch news source, 580,000 Dutch people own cryptocurrency. Additionally, the total amount of money Dutch people have in the market is well over a billion euros. This isn’t taking into account institutions that are investing and others that are looking to invest in the near future.
Most Dutch people are investing less than a thousand euros. There are examples of larger investors, like this Dutch family, that has sold everything they own for bitcoin. The family currently lives on a campsite and are currently HODLing.
Now on to the good stuff. If you are considering a move to be in a more pro-crypto country you may have found a match.
3 Netherlands Pro Crypto Facts
1. There a no cryptocurrency taxes in the Netherlands.
2. Amsterdam currently has 12 cryptocurrency ATMs
3. Netherlands has a Bitcoin Embassy.
So, if you are considering moving to the Netherlands after the good news, be sure to read this WikiHow. Unfortunately, the Bitcoin Embassy isn’t offering visas yet.