Netherlands

Results from the Netherlands

Rembrandt | Wikimedia, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

214 persons took part from the Netherlands.

#1What does Europe personally mean to you?
  • The euro
  • Freedom to travel
  • Culture
  • Cooperation
  • Freedom
  • Peace
  • Unity
  • History
  • Democracy
  • Home
  • Languages
  • Contrasts
#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? Eiffel Tower, Paris | Flickr, author: Terrazzo
  • 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? Goethe in the Roman Campagna 1787 | Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein | Wikipedia
  • 1.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • 2.Franz Kafka
  • 3.Faust
  • 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? Platin Letterpress | Wikipedia, author: France3470
  • 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?
  • 1.Democracy
  • 2.Music / classical music
  • 3.The Enlightenment
  • 4.Painting
  • 5.Civilization
  • 6.Book printing / printing press
  • 7.History
  • 8.European Capital of Culture
  • 9.Literature
  • 10.Cultural diversity
#10Who is the most significant European artist (from any discipline)? Rembrandt | Wikimedia, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
  • 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)? Winston Churchill | British Government | wikimedia
  • 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? Johan Cruyff | Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Rijksfotoarchief | wikimedia Fotocollectie Algemeen Nederlands Fotopersbureau ANEFO 1945-1989
  • 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?
  • 1.Italy
  • 2.France
  • 3.Belgium
  • 4.Greece
  • 5.Turkey
  • 6.Germany
  • 7.Switzerland
  • 8.Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 9.The Netherlands
  • 10.Poland
#14In which European languages, apart from English, should a European be able to say more than "Please" and "Thank you"?
  • 1.German
  • 2.French
  • 3.Spanish
  • 4.Italian
  • 5.Dutch
  • 6.Turkish
  • 7.Polish
  • 8.Swedish
  • 9.Greek
  • 10.Portuguese
#15What is the best European film? Das Leben der Anderen | DE 2005/2006 | Buena Vista International Germany, DIF
  • 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?
  • 1.Berlin
  • 2.Paris
  • 3.Rome
  • 4.Amsterdam
  • 5.London
  • 6.Barcelona
  • 7.Budapest
  • 8.Venice
  • 9.Prague
  • 10.Hamburg