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 2018 1st quarter 237.8 285 266
A-U All economic activities 2018 2nd quarter 260.6 313 290
A-U All economic activities 2018 3rd quarter 258.3 302 305
A-U All economic activities 2018 4th quarter 254.9 282 286
A-U All economic activities 2018 yearly average/yearly total 248.3 1,183 1,146
A-U All economic activities 2019 1st quarter 278.9 319 295
A-U All economic activities 2019 2nd quarter 293.8 330 315
A-U All economic activities 2019 3rd quarter 283.8 313 323
A-U All economic activities 2019 4th quarter 281.2 297 300
A-U All economic activities 2019 yearly average/yearly total 281.1 1,258 1,232
A-U All economic activities 2020 1st quarter 221.7 266 326
A-U All economic activities 2020 2nd quarter 200.4 231 252
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2018 1st quarter 22.6 23 21
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2018 2nd quarter 25.2 26 23
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2018 3rd quarter 24.6 22 23
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2018 4th quarter 23.7 22 23
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2018 yearly average/yearly total 23.6 93 89
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 1st quarter 25.7 26 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 2nd quarter 26.7 26 25
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 3rd quarter 25.5 23 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 4th quarter 25.3 24 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 yearly average/yearly total 25.6 98 96
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 1st quarter 20.9 21 25
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 2nd quarter 17.8 17 20
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2018 1st quarter 38.2 36 33
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2018 2nd quarter 41.9 39 35
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2018 3rd quarter 40.8 34 35
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2018 4th quarter 40.3 34 35
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2018 yearly average/yearly total 39.6 142 137
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 1st quarter 44.6 42 37
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 2nd quarter 45.5 38 37
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 3rd quarter 43.5 34 36
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 4th quarter 42.1 33 35
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 yearly average/yearly total 43.7 147 145
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 1st quarter 34.8 32 39
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 2nd quarter 30.9 26 30
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2018 1st quarter 75.3 106 99
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2018 2nd quarter 86.4 122 111
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2018 3rd quarter 87.6 118 117
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2018 4th quarter 82.6 103 108
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2018 yearly average/yearly total 81.2 449 434
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 1st quarter 91.7 118 109
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 2nd quarter 97.2 124 118
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 3rd quarter 93.9 121 124
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 4th quarter 89.1 109 114
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 yearly average/yearly total 92.2 471 465
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 1st quarter 59.8 90 120
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 2nd quarter 54.3 79 84
G-N Commercial services 2018 1st quarter 143.1 178 165
G-N Commercial services 2018 2nd quarter 156.7 190 176
G-N Commercial services 2018 3rd quarter 156.4 189 190
G-N Commercial services 2018 4th quarter 151.2 172 178
G-N Commercial services 2018 yearly average/yearly total 149.3 729 709
G-N Commercial services 2019 1st quarter 166.6 196 181
G-N Commercial services 2019 2nd quarter 174.5 197 190
G-N Commercial services 2019 3rd quarter 171.3 197 200
G-N Commercial services 2019 4th quarter 165.1 180 186
G-N Commercial services 2019 yearly average/yearly total 167.6 771 757
G-N Commercial services 2020 1st quarter 120.6 158 202
G-N Commercial services 2020 2nd quarter 107.6 134 147
M-N Business services 2018 1st quarter 39.7 48 45
M-N Business services 2018 2nd quarter 42.3 45 42
M-N Business services 2018 3rd quarter 41.3 48 49
M-N Business services 2018 4th quarter 41.0 46 46
M-N Business services 2018 yearly average/yearly total 40.5 186 182
M-N Business services 2019 1st quarter 45.1 51 47
M-N Business services 2019 2nd quarter 48.2 50 47
M-N Business services 2019 3rd quarter 47.8 50 51
M-N Business services 2019 4th quarter 46.8 45 46
M-N Business services 2019 yearly average/yearly total 46.3 196 190
M-N Business services 2020 1st quarter 37.3 45 54
M-N Business services 2020 2nd quarter 32.4 35 40
O-Q Government and care 2018 1st quarter 47.8 58 56
O-Q Government and care 2018 2nd quarter 51.8 68 64
O-Q Government and care 2018 3rd quarter 51.1 64 65
O-Q Government and care 2018 4th quarter 54.0 63 60
O-Q Government and care 2018 yearly average/yearly total 50.1 253 245
O-Q Government and care 2019 1st quarter 56.7 65 62
O-Q Government and care 2019 2nd quarter 62.8 78 71
O-Q Government and care 2019 3rd quarter 57.9 67 72
O-Q Government and care 2019 4th quarter 63.2 70 64
O-Q Government and care 2019 yearly average/yearly total 59.0 279 270
O-Q Government and care 2020 1st quarter 58.2 64 69
O-Q Government and care 2020 2nd quarter 55.0 60 63
O-U Noncommercial services 2018 1st quarter 54.4 68 66
O-U Noncommercial services 2018 2nd quarter 59.5 80 75
O-U Noncommercial services 2018 3rd quarter 58.6 76 77
O-U Noncommercial services 2018 4th quarter 61.3 74 71
O-U Noncommercial services 2018 yearly average/yearly total 57.2 298 289
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 1st quarter 64.9 77 74
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 2nd quarter 70.7 90 84
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 3rd quarter 66.5 78 83
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 4th quarter 71.7 81 76
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 yearly average/yearly total 67.1 327 316
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 1st quarter 64.1 73 81
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 2nd quarter 59.5 67 72
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2018 1st quarter 6.6 10 10
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2018 2nd quarter 7.7 12 11
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2018 3rd quarter 7.5 12 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2018 4th quarter 7.3 11 11
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2018 yearly average/yearly total 7.1 45 44
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 1st quarter 8.1 12 11
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 2nd quarter 7.9 12 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 3rd quarter 8.5 11 11
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 4th quarter 8.4 12 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 yearly average/yearly total 8.1 48 47
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 1st quarter 5.8 9 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 2nd quarter 4.4 7 8
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 14 August 2020:
New figures of second quarter of 2020 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures of third quarter of 2020 will be published November 2020.

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.