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Zuid-Holland is one of the most populous and industrialised areas in the world. It is located in the western part of the Netherlands. The area of Zuid-Holland is 2,805 km2 (8.3% of the total surface of The Netherlands), the seventh largest province of the Netherlands. The number of inhabitants is 3.681.044 (21.4% of the total population of The Netherlands), which makes Zuid-Holland the most populous province of The Netherlands. The region of The Hague stands out because it is the provincial capital, the King’s official place of residence as well as the seat of national government, and therefore the Dutch national political centre.

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