In Holland in 2020 the average somatic cell count of delivered cow milk was 182000 cells per millilitre. In 2019 this was 176000. In 2020 had 0.5 percent of the dairy farms a somatic cell count of more than 400000. The average mean bacterial count was 13400 cfu/ml (2019: 10400 cfu/ml) and the average geometric mean bacterial count was 11200 cfu/ml (2019: 10800 cfu/ml). In 2020 the average urea content of milk was 21.6 milligrams per 100 kilogram milk. In the previous seven years it varied between 22.2 and 23.1.