Corrections and revisions

This page contains information about adjustments of figures published in StatLine.

The adjustments can consist of correction of errors or revisions based on improved methods of research or calculation. Adjustments that are part of a regular scheme of publication are not listed on this page.

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Date Publication Reason
12-07-2022

Bankruptcies, adjusted for court session days

Due to new insights in the process of court day corrections, figures from 2018 to 2021 were reviewed and most of these figures are (slightly) corrected.
Frequency: monthly, period: January 1981 - June 2022

Correction
08-07-2022

Mobility; per person, personal characteristics, travel purposes and regions

In the tables of 2018-2020 in some places dots (figure is unknown, insufficiently reliable or confidential) are replaced by empty cells (figure not applicable)
Frequency: yearly, period: 2021

Correction
01-07-2022

GDP, output and expenditures; changes, Quarterly National Accounts

Quarterly data of Net operating surplus and Other subsidies on production in 2021 and 2022q1 were not correct. They are adjusted in this version. Higher aggregates such as Total subsidies and Taxes less subsidies on production and imports have also been adjusted.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995-2021, 1995 q1- 2022 q1

Correction
01-07-2022

GDP, output and expenditures; value, Quarterly National Accounts

Quarterly data of Net operating surplus and Other subsidies on production in 2021 were not correct. They are adjusted in this version. Higher aggregates such as Total subsidies and Taxes less subsidies on production and imports have also been adjusted.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995-2021, 1995 q1-2022 q1

Correction
30-06-2022

Caribbean NL; income inequality for private households

The figures for 2018 have been changed due to complete child benefit data.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2011 - 2020

Correction
30-06-2022

Caribbean NL; income of persons with income in private households

The figures for 2018 have been changed due to complete child benefit data. Besides, the bruto income figures have been changed due to a misused income concept.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2011 - 2020

Correction
30-06-2022

Caribbean NL; income of private households

The figures of 2018 have been changed due to complete child benefit data.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2011 - 2020

Correction
30-06-2022

Caribbean NL; purchasing power development persons in private households

The figures for 2018 have been changed due to complete child benefit data.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2012 - 2020

Correction
24-06-2022

Government; Balance and Maastricht debt, sectors

In the context of the revision policy of National accounts, the annual figures from 1995 and the quarterly figures from 1999 have been revised.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021; 1999 QI - 2022 QI

Revision
24-06-2022

Government debt; debt instruments, counterpart sector, valuation, sectors

In the context of the revision policy of National accounts the annual figures from 1995 and the quarterly figures from 1999 of the financial accounts of general government have been revised.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021; 1999 kw I - 2022 kw I

Revision
24-06-2022

Government expenditure; transactions, sectors

Annual figures from 1995 and quarterly figures from 1999 on investments grants, current taxes on income and wealth and other capital transfers of Energie Beheer Nederland B.V. (EBN), classified as part of the State, and other capital transfers of the State to the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank (FMO), part of sector financial corporations, have been revised. The figures are in line with the publications of the National accounts.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021; 1999 QI - 2022 QI

Revision
24-06-2022

Government Finance Statistics; key figures

In particular, the government balance, revenue and expenditure have been adjusted from 1995, due to revisions of revenue and expenditure of Energie Beheer Nederland B.V. (EBN), classified as part of the State, and transactions of the State with the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank (FMO), part of sector financial corporations.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021; 1999 QI - 2022 QI

Revision
24-06-2022

Government; financial balance sheet, market value, sectors

In the context of the revision policy of National accounts the annual figures from 1995 and the quarterly figures from 1999 of the financial accounts of general government have been revised.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021; 1999 kw I - 2022 kw I

Revision
24-06-2022

Government revenue; transactions, sectors

Annual figures from 1995 and quarterly figures from 1999 on rent of Energie Beheer Nederland B.V. (EBN), classified as part of the State, have been revised.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021; 1999 QI - 2022 QI

Revision
24-06-2022

Key figures by sector; National Accounts

Following revision policy, 2020 and 2021 data are updated, and time series of the financial account and balances are revised (annual revision). Data in the current and capital account of government finance statistics are revised for the time period 1995 onwards. Due to a reclassification, gross profits before taxes for non-financial corporations are also revised. Dividends in 2019 paid by non-financial corporations to non-financial corporations are revised downwards. Payments to households and the rest of the world are revised upwards.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021, Q1 1999 – Q1 2022

Revision
24-06-2022

Current transactions by sectors; National Accounts

Following revision policy, 2020 and 2021 data are updated, and time series of the financial account and balances are revised (annual revision). Data in the current and capital account of government finance statistics are revised for the time period 1995 onwards. Due to a reclassification, gross profits before taxes for non-financial corporations are also revised. Dividends in 2019 paid by non-financial corporations to non-financial corporations are revised downwards. Payments to households and the rest of the world are revised upwards.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021, Q1 1999 – Q1 2022

Revision
24-06-2022

Financial balance sheets and transactions by sectors; National Accounts

Following revision policy, 2020 and 2021 data are updated, and time series of the financial account and balances are revised (annual revision).
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1995 - 2021, Q1 1999 – Q1 2022

Revision
24-06-2022

Financial instruments: From-whom-to-whom matrices; National Accounts

Following revision policy, 2020 and 2021 data are updated, and time series of the financial account and balances are revised (annual revision).
Frequency: quarterly, period: 1999 - 2021, Q1 1999 - Q1 2022

Revision
24-06-2022

Sector accounts; seasonally adjusted data, National Accounts

Following revision policy, 2020 and 2021 data are updated, and time series of the financial account and balances are revised (annual revision). Data in the current and capital account of government finance statistics are revised for the time period 1995 onwards. Due to a reclassification, gross profits before taxes for non-financial corporations are also revised. Dividends in 2019 paid by non-financial corporations to non-financial corporations are revised downwards. Payments to households and the rest of the world are revised upwards.
Frequency: quarterly, period: Q1 1999 - Q1 2022

Revision
24-06-2022

Structure national net lending/borrowing; National Accounts

Dividends in 2019 payed by non-financial corporations to non-financial corporations are revised downwards. Payments to households and the rest of the world are revised upwards. Therefore, data of some time series in the calculation of National net lending or net borrowing in 2019 have been changed.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1995-2021

Revision
23-06-2022

Deaths; underlying cause of death (shortlist), sex, age

The figures of average population have been revised for the years 2019 and 2020 to ensure that the calculation is similar to the calculations of the years preceding 2019.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1950-2021

Revision
09-06-2022

Housing costs of households; dwelling characteristics, region

Revision figures 2012, 2015 and 2018 in connection with new calculation method and adaptation of housing policy to 2021 regulations.
Frequency: threeyearly, period: 2012,2015,2018,2021

Revision
09-06-2022

Housing costs of households; household and dwelling characteristics

Revision figures 2012, 2015 and 2018 in connection with new calculation method and adaptation of housing policy to 2021 regulations.
Frequency: threeyearly, period: 2012,2015,2018,2021

Revision
02-06-2022

Accommodation and food services; turnover index, 2015=100

Due to a change in the model settings, the seasonally adjusted figures for the fourth quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2022 have been adjusted.
Frequency: quarterly, period: 2005 - 2022, 2005 QI - 2022 QI

Correction
12-05-2022

Urban waste water treatment per province and river basin district

Due to new information on 2019, total influent load of CZV and total Pollution Equivalents of the influent has increased with 4 percent in 2019 compared to the previous version. This results for the two parameters also in small changes in underlying classifications.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1981, 1985, 1990 - 2020

Correction
12-04-2022

Plant protection products; sales by weight by productgroup

There are revised salesdata for 4 substances received. This results in revision of total 2010-2020, major groups F en H 2010-2020 and category of products F99 and H99 2010-2020. Major group PGR needed revision for 2019. Category of products PGR01 changes only in 2019 and H04 only in 2020.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2010-2020

Correction
18-03-2022

Government expenditure and consumption; functions, transactions, sectors

The expenditure of the State on social benefits (D.62) for reporting year 2019 has been corrected. The amounts allocated to function groups of the division education (COFOG division 9) were wrongly classified due to a compilation error. The total amount of social benefits of the State allocated to the function education in 2019 has not been revised.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1995 - 2020

Correction
17-03-2022

International trade and transit trade; value, weight, goods, transport mode

Due to confidentiality rules, the estimated values of imports, transit trade and total transport of coal by sea and natural gas through pipelines from a number of country groups and continents have been removed from the table.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2007-2020

Correction
16-03-2022

Deaths; murder and manslaughter, crime scene in The Netherlands

The relative figures of 2003, 2009, 2016 and 2020 were not correct due to an incorrect calculation. These figures have been revised.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1996-2020

Correction
10-03-2022

Self-employed persons; income, wealth, characteristics

Figures on the wealth of the self-employed in 2010 were incorrect, and have been removed. For this year the wealth of 2011 applies, as 2011 marks a shift in sample date from December 31 to January 1. Missing wealth figures for 2013 have been supplemented.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2007 - 2020

Correction
23-02-2022

Existing own homes; average purchase prices, region

The average purchase prices of the municipalities Bloemendaal and Blaricum in 2021 were incorrectly displayed. For these municipalities the last digit (7th position) was omitted. These digits are added to the table.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1995 - 2021

Correction
16-02-2022

Earnings and labour volume; export flows, countries

The figures for the years 2015-2018 have been changed due to slight methodological changes.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2015 - 2020

Revision
09-02-2022

Welfare of households; key figures

The topic 'Mean expenditures' only contains 5-annual data, for 2015 and 2020. The data for 2015 for this topic were still preliminary and are now final.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2011-2020

Correction
24-12-2021

Government; debt guarantees, off-balance PPP, non-performing loans

The non-performing loans of the government in 2019 and 2020 have been revised downwards by 40 million euros, because these amounts erroneously included a loan between two government units.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2010 - 2020

Correction
22-12-2021

Composition development of goods exports: exporter characteristics

The “Export growth” and “Contribution to total export growth” of Large enterprises, Independent SME’s (0 to 9), Independent SME’s (10 to 49), Independent SME’s (50 to 249) and Foreign multinationals over the years 2017 and 2018 have been modified because they were wrongly marked as definitive. The “Export growth” and “Contribution to total export growth” of Dutch multinationals and Non-multinationals over the years 2013-2014 and 2016-2018 have also been modified. This was due to an error in the underlying source data.
Frequency: yearly, period: 2012-2019

Correction
19-11-2021

Regional key figures; national accounts

Due to a problem in the processing of data sources, inaccuracies have arisen in the figures of the self-employed. These concern the full-time equivalent and the hours worked of the self-employed in 2020. These variables have been corrected. Other variables and reporting years have not been revised.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1995-2020

Correction
31-08-2021

Government balance sheet; assets and liabilities

In the context of the revision policy of the National accounts the annual figures from 1995 of the financial accounts of general government have been revised.
Frequency: yearly, period: 1995 - 2020

Revision