Vacancies; SIC 2008; private firms and government sectors

Vacancies; SIC 2008; private firms and government sectors

SIC 2008 size classes Periods Unfilled vacancies (x 1000) New vacancies (x 1 000) Filled vacancies (x 1000)
A-U All economic activities 2019 3e kwartaal 283.8 313 323
A-U All economic activities 2019 4e kwartaal 281.2 297 300
A-U All economic activities 2020 1e kwartaal 221.7 266 326
A-U All economic activities 2020 2e kwartaal 200.4 231 252
A-U All economic activities 2020 3e kwartaal 215.6 273 257
A-U All economic activities 2020 4e kwartaal 213.7 248 250
A-U All economic activities 2021 1e kwartaal 248.5 287 252
A-U All economic activities 2021 2e kwartaal 333.6 388 303
A-U All economic activities 2021 3e kwartaal 376.3 387 345
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 3e kwartaal 25.5 23 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 4e kwartaal 25.3 24 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 1e kwartaal 20.9 21 25
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 2e kwartaal 17.8 17 20
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 3e kwartaal 19.0 20 19
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 4e kwartaal 20.3 20 19
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 1e kwartaal 22.8 22 20
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 2e kwartaal 30.9 30 22
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 3e kwartaal 36.7 33 27
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 3e kwartaal 43.5 34 36
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 4e kwartaal 42.1 33 35
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 1e kwartaal 34.8 32 39
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 2e kwartaal 30.9 26 30
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 3e kwartaal 33.4 30 28
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 4e kwartaal 35.9 31 28
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2021 1e kwartaal 40.9 35 30
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2021 2e kwartaal 52.0 45 33
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2021 3e kwartaal 59.8 46 38
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 3e kwartaal 93.9 121 124
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 4e kwartaal 89.1 109 114
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 1e kwartaal 59.8 90 120
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 2e kwartaal 54.3 79 84
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 3e kwartaal 62.1 97 89
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 4e kwartaal 53.3 77 86
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2021 1e kwartaal 68.3 94 79
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2021 2e kwartaal 109.2 149 109
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2021 3e kwartaal 129.0 150 130
G-N Commercial services 2019 3e kwartaal 171.3 197 200
G-N Commercial services 2019 4e kwartaal 165.1 180 186
G-N Commercial services 2020 1e kwartaal 120.6 158 202
G-N Commercial services 2020 2e kwartaal 107.6 134 147
G-N Commercial services 2020 3e kwartaal 118.6 163 152
G-N Commercial services 2020 4e kwartaal 113.2 143 148
G-N Commercial services 2021 1e kwartaal 138.1 170 145
G-N Commercial services 2021 2e kwartaal 196.2 238 179
G-N Commercial services 2021 3e kwartaal 223.7 237 209
M-N Business services 2019 3e kwartaal 47.8 50 51
M-N Business services 2019 4e kwartaal 46.8 45 46
M-N Business services 2020 1e kwartaal 37.3 45 54
M-N Business services 2020 2e kwartaal 32.4 35 40
M-N Business services 2020 3e kwartaal 34.5 44 42
M-N Business services 2020 4e kwartaal 35.4 42 41
M-N Business services 2021 1e kwartaal 41.6 47 41
M-N Business services 2021 2e kwartaal 53.5 57 45
M-N Business services 2021 3e kwartaal 59.4 59 53
O-Q Government and care 2019 3e kwartaal 57.9 67 72
O-Q Government and care 2019 4e kwartaal 63.2 70 64
O-Q Government and care 2020 1e kwartaal 58.2 64 69
O-Q Government and care 2020 2e kwartaal 55.0 60 63
O-Q Government and care 2020 3e kwartaal 56.0 67 66
O-Q Government and care 2020 4e kwartaal 57.9 65 63
O-Q Government and care 2021 1e kwartaal 60.5 69 66
O-Q Government and care 2021 2e kwartaal 72.6 88 76
O-Q Government and care 2021 3e kwartaal 77.6 86 82
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 3e kwartaal 66.5 78 83
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 4e kwartaal 71.7 81 76
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 1e kwartaal 64.1 73 81
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 2e kwartaal 59.5 67 72
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 3e kwartaal 61.4 77 75
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 4e kwartaal 62.8 72 71
O-U Noncommercial services 2021 1e kwartaal 67.0 78 74
O-U Noncommercial services 2021 2e kwartaal 82.6 102 86
O-U Noncommercial services 2021 3e kwartaal 89.6 100 93
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 3e kwartaal 8.5 11 11
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 4e kwartaal 8.4 12 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 1e kwartaal 5.8 9 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 2e kwartaal 4.4 7 8
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 3e kwartaal 5.4 9 8
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 4e kwartaal 4.8 7 8
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2021 1e kwartaal 6.5 9 7
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2021 2e kwartaal 10.0 14 10
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2021 3e kwartaal 12.1 14 12
Source: CBS
Explanation of symbols

Table description


The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector and in government at the end of each quarter.
Subjects: Unfilled vacancies, new vacancies, filled vacancies in the private sector and in government sectors.

Selections: SIC 2008, size of the enterprise, periods.

Data available since 1997, quarter 1.
Frequency of appearance: each quarter.

Status of the figures:
All figures in this table are final.

Changes as of 16 November 2021:
Figures of the 3rd quarter of 2021 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
Figures of the 4th quarter of 2021 will be published in February 2022.

Description topics

Unfilled vacancies
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector and in government sectors at the end of each quarter.
The annual figure regarding unfilled vacancies is a weighted average calculated as follows:
Vacancies 4th quarter previous year under review, weight 1.
Vacancies 1st, 2nd, 3rd quarter year under review, weight 2.
Vacancies 4th quarter year under review, weight 1.

Vacancies, annual average = Total number of vacancies/8
The annual result of the new and filled vacancies is the total of the four quarters.
New vacancies
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector and in government sectors at the end of each quarter.
New vacancies and filled vacancies also include new vacancies which were filled in that same quarter.
The annual result of the new and filled vacancies is the total of the four quarters.
The annual figure regarding unfilled vacancies is a weighted average.
Filled vacancies
Filled vacancies include cancelled vacancies.
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private
sector and in government sectors at the end of each quarter.
New vacancies and filled vacancies also include new vacancies which were filled in that same quarter.
The annual result of the new and filled vacancies is the total of the four quarters.
The annual figure regarding unfilled vacancies is a weighted average.