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Table 1 Orthodox protestant denominations on national level in the Netherlands

From: Religious subgroups influencing vaccination coverage in the Dutch Bible belt: an ecological study

Denomination
(Dutch name of denomination)
Datasource Members Living in municipalities
with < 5% votes for SGP
Restored Reformed Church
(Hersteld Hervormde Kerk)
Central
Church Office
52690 6870 (13%)
Reformed Congregations
(Gereformeerde Gemeenten)
Church
Year Book 2006
103272 27258 (26%)
Reformed Congregations
in the Netherlands*
(Gereformeerde Gemeenten
in Nederland)
Church
Year Book 2007
Hoekstra 2008
24405 3483 (14%)
Old Reformed Congregations**
(Oud Gereformeerde Gemeenten)
Central
Church Office
Hoekstra 2008
21192 5647 (27%)
Christian Reformed Churches***
(Christelijke Gereformeerde Kerken)
Church
Year Book 2006
Personal communication
17547 6183 (35%)
Total   219106 49441 (23%)
  1. *including Reformed Congregations in the Netherlands, not synodally related (buiten verband)
  2. **including Free Old Reformed Congregations (Vrije Oud Gereformeerde Gemeenten)
  3. ***orthodox protestant subgroup, not including evangelical or intermediate subgroups