- Three-quarters of the Dutch experience in more or less disturbance of fireworks during the New Year. Especially the noise and the mess in the street bothers people. A general fireworks ban on individuals is supported by 49 percent of the people, as no majority. Support for taking a fireworks ban on individuals increased to 54 percent, if the church as goedmakertje ' professsionele organizing a fireworks show.
According to a poll commissioned by the journal Internal Administration. It is performed by office I & O Research among nearly 2,500 Dutch. Independent of any fireworks ban takes 60 percent of the Dutch it is a task of the government to regulate a central fireworks show. Support for fireworks-free zones is compared to last year increased slightly, from 76 to 78 percent.