Holland is a region an umwhile province locatit on the wastren coast o the Netherlands. The name Holland is an aa frequently uised as a pars pro toto tae refer tae the whole o the kintra o the Netherlands. This uisage is generally acceptit, but some individuals, parteecularly frae the ither pairts o the Netherlands, dislik the uise o "Holland" as a substitute for "the Netherlands".
North an Sooth Holland (in orange) shawn thegether within the Netherlands
|• Total||5,488 km2 (2,119 sq mi)|
|Population (October 2013)|
|• Density||1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Simmer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|