More than 180,000 tests were performed as of April 22, 2020

Out of those tests, there were 34,842 cases reported.


Almost 1 out of 3 cases were turned into a hospitalization, with a cumulative number of 10,021 people entering a hospital. Almost 13% of hospital patients have died.

Intensive Care

27% of hospital patients needed to be entered into the Intensive Care (IC) – the cumulative number of IC patients is 2,680 while 1 out of 4 patients who entered the IC have died (23%).


54% of hospital patients (5,454 people) have recovered and therefore dismissed from the hospital, while 17% of IC patients (460 people) were dismissed from the Intensive Care and also from the hospital.


As of April 22, 2020, there were in total 4,054 reported deaths in The Netherlands (CFR: 12%).

Almost 31% of those deaths occurred in the hospital (not in the IC) – 1,267 in total – while 15% of those deaths occurred in the Intensive Care619 in total.

In other words, more than 1 in 2 deaths (54%) happened outside of the hospital.

sources: RIVM NICE