Results from the Netherlands
214 persons took part from the Netherlands.
#1What does Europe personally mean to you?
- The euro
- Freedom to travel
#2How strongly do you feel European?
- not at all 3%
- a bit 11%
- quite a bit 33%
- full-blooded European 54%
#3How do you see Europe's future?
very good good OK bad
#4What is the most significant European building?
- 1.Eiffel Tower Paris, France
- 2.Brandenburg Gate Berlin, Germany
- 3.Coliseum Rome, Italy
- 4.Reichstag Berlin, Germany
- 5.European Parliament Brussels, Belgium / Strasbourg, France
- 6.Acropolis / Parthenon Athens, Greece
- 7.Sagrada Familia Barcelona, Spain
- 8.Cologne Cathedral Cologne, Germany
- 9.Pantheon Rome, Italy
- 10.Rietveld Schröder House Utrecht, The Netherlands
#5Which European country, other than your own, would you like to live in for a while?
- Germany 27%
- Italy 15%
- France 12%
- Spain 7%
- Belgium 6%
- Switzerland 6%
- United Kingdom 4%
- Denmark 3%
- Sweden 3%
- Hungary 3%
#6Who is the greatest literary figure in European literature?
- 1.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
- 2.Franz Kafka
- 4.Thomas Mann
- 5.William Shakespeare
- 6.Anne Frank
- 7.Young Werther
- 8.Günter Grass
- 9.Paul Bäumer
- 10.Gregor Samsa
#7Which country most embodies the future of Europe?
- Germany 55%
- The Netherlands 10%
- Belgium 9%
- Sweden 3%
- Greece 3%
- Switzerland 3%
- Denmark 2%
- Norway 3%
- Turkey 2%
- Iceland 1%
#8What is the most significant European discovery?
- 1.Book printing / printing press Germany
- 2.Steam engine United Kingdom
- 3.Democracy Greece
- 4.Antibiotics / penicillin Scotland / Germany
- 5.The euro Luxembourg / EU
- 6.Light bulb Scotland
- 7.Telephone Germany
- 8.Automobile Germany
- 9.Mobile phone USA
- 10.Birth-control pill Austria / USA
#9What is Europe's most significant contribution to world culture?
- 2.Music / classical music
- 3.The Enlightenment
- 6.Book printing / printing press
- 8.European Capital of Culture
- 10.Cultural diversity
#10Who is the most significant European artist (from any discipline)?
- 1.Rembrandt van Rijn The Netherlands
- 2.Pablo Picasso Spain
- 3.Vincent van Gogh The Netherlands
- 4.Johann Sebastian Bach Germany
- 5.Leonardo da Vinci Italy
- 6.Michelangelo Buonarroti Italy
- 7.Anselm Kiefer Germany
- 8.Ludwig van Beethoven Germany
- 9.Joseph Beuys Germany
- 10.Wim Delvoye Belgium
#11Who is the most important politician in Europe (living or from the past)?
- 1.Winston Churchill United Kingdom
- 2.Angela Merkel Germany
- 3.Willy Brandt Germany
- 4.Robert Schuman Luxembourg / Germany / France
- 5.Konrad Adenauer Germany
- 6.Adolf Hitler Germany
- 7.Mark Rutte The Netherlands
- 8.Helmut Kohl Germany
- 9.Jean Monnet France
- 10.Helmut Schmidt Germany
#12Who is the greatest European sportsperson?
- 1.Johan Cruyff Football player, The Netherlands
- 2.Roger Federer Tennis player, Switzerland
- 3.Epke Zonderland Gymnast, The Netherlands
- 4.Fanny Blankers-Koen Track and field athlete, The Netherlands
- 5.Sven Kramer Speedskater, The Netherlands
- 6.Cristiano Ronaldo Football player, Portugal
- 7.Anton Geesink Judoka, The Netherlands
- 8.Pieter van den Hoogenband Swimmer, The Netherlands
- 9.Esther Vergeer Wheelchair tennis player, The Netherlands
- 10.Lionel Messi Football player, Argentina
#13Which country has the best European cuisine?
- 8.Bosnia and Herzegovina
- 9.The Netherlands
#14In which European languages, apart from English, should a European be able to say more than "Please" and "Thank you"?
#15What is the best European film?
- 1.The Lives of Others Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
- 2.The Intouchables Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano
- 3.Amélie Jean-Pierre Jeunet
- 4.The White Ribbon Michael Haneke
- 5.Life is Beautiful Roberto Benigni
- 6.1900 Franco Arcalli
- 7.Amour MIchael Haneke
- 8.The Wave Dennis Gansel
- 9.James Bond
- 10.L'Auberge espagnole Cédric Klapisch
#16Which is the most attractive city in Europe?