Coffeeshop statistics

Number of coffeeshops in the Netherlands

There are currently 578 active coffeeshops in the Netherlands , which are registered on Greenmeister. Because registering for coffee shops on Greenmeister is free and the many visitors to Greenmeister can easily complete missing information (such as the adding of a coffeeshop which is not yet on the website) it can be assumed that this number is correct or at least very close to the actual number.

The total number of coffeeshops in the Netherlands has been declining for some time. This is mainly due to the stricter enforcement of the law, which ensures that many coffeeshops are closed during inspections. In 1995 the Netherlands even had 1460 coffeeshops!

Number of different types of weed, hash, edibles and prerolled joints

Currently there are 6361 different types of weed, hashish, edibles and prerolled joints registered on Greenmeister.This number can be divided into 5009 types of weed, 963 types of hashish, 0 edibles and 264 types of prerolled joints.

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